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33.6 — November/December 2020

The Second Generation


33.6 — November/December 2020

Benjamin West's The Nativity


33.6 — November/December 2020

The Bridegroom Cometh


33.6 — November/December 2020

The Order of Loves

The Virtue of Nationalism by Yoram Hazony


33.6 — November/December 2020

Mutually Edifying

Dorothy and Jack: The Transforming Friendship of Dorothy L. Sayers and C. S. Lewis by Gina Dalfonzo


33.6 — November/December 2020

Lady with a Sword

The Dramatic Life & Legacy of Dorothy L. Sayers


33.6 — November/December 2020

The Unendurable Fullness of God

The Effects of the Fall as a Divine Protection Plan


33.6 — November/December 2020

The Ugly and the Good

Why We No Longer But Still Could Have Beautiful Things


33.6 — November/December 2020

Social Wandering

on One Word That Explains the Current Delusions


33.6 — November/December 2020

Till We Have Faces Covered

on Masking the Human Countenance


33.6 — November/December 2020

Unsociable Distancing

on the Normal Necessity of Human Contact


33.6 — November/December 2020

The Plague Village of Eyam

on an Enduring Story of Sacrifice to Save Others


33.6 — November/December 2020

Following a Star

on the Quest of the Magi & Other Journeys


33.6 — November/December 2020

Resting in Love's Quiet Watch

Josef Rheinberger and his Nine Advent Motets


33.6 — November/December 2020

Paying for College


33.6 — November/December 2020

Running the Race

Christian Worship & "Systemic Racism"


33.6 — November/December 2020

Banking History


33.6 — November/December 2020

Faceless in the Crowd


33.6 — November/December 2020

Serving the Children of Light

A Deeper Subtitle


33.6 — November/December 2020

Unattractive Truth


33.6 — November/December 2020

Spreading Good News This Season


33.5 — September/October 2020

Two Views of Persia


33.5 — September/October 2020

The Archdukes Albert and Isabella Visiting the Collection of Pierre Roose


33.5 — September/October 2020

United at the Cross


33.5 — September/October 2020

Animals & More from England


33.5 — September/October 2020

Cosmic Centers

C. S. Lewis & the Insights of Medieval Cosmology


33.5 — September/October 2020

The End of Liberal Democracy

Constitutionalism Without Christian Humanism


33.5 — September/October 2020

John Paul II at 100

A Protestant Appreciation of His Teaching


33.5 — September/October 2020

The New Martyrs & Confessors

A Personal Memoir of Russia's Orthodox Clergy & Elders Under Communism


33.5 — September/October 2020

Much Higher Education

on Christianity & the Soul of Liberal Arts


33.5 — September/October 2020

If I Were a Better Person

on Facing Up to Lost Chances & Lingering Regrets


33.5 — September/October 2020

In Place of the Skull

on the Day of the Dead & the Life of the World


33.5 — September/October 2020

Killing Homicide

on Missing Fathers & Redemption in Prison


33.5 — September/October 2020

With a Merry Noise

Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)


33.5 — September/October 2020

Complexity & Judgment


33.5 — September/October 2020

Doing Well with Youth


33.5 — September/October 2020

When Mere Is More


33.5 — September/October 2020

Fatherless & Childless

Dereliction of Duty Inside & Outside the Church


33.5 — September/October 2020

More Cancelled for 2020


33.5 — September/October 2020

J. I. Packer, R.I.P.


33.4 — July/August 2020

From Morals to Mystery


33.4 — July/August 2020

Jost Bürgi & Hans Jacob Emck's Equation Clock


33.4 — July/August 2020

Pantocrator Lite


33.4 — July/August 2020

Voter's Guide

The Bible and the Ballot: Using Scripture in Political Decisions by Tremper Longman III


33.4 — July/August 2020

More Answers

Truth Matters, Life Matters More: The Unexpected Beauty of an Authentic Christian Life by Hank Hanegraaff


33.4 — July/August 2020

Human Integrity

The Restoration of Man: C. S. Lewis and the Continuing Case Against Scientism by Michael Aeschliman


33.4 — July/August 2020

History's Redemption

Christ-Centered History Elevates Us All


33.4 — July/August 2020

No Option

Clear Out the Rubble & Rebuild!


33.4 — July/August 2020

Unplanned & Disconnected

A Plan to Show Students a Pro-life Film Exposes Academic Infidelity


33.4 — July/August 2020

Literature for Wisdom

on Reading in the Service of Christian Living


33.4 — July/August 2020

Made to Flourish?

on Positive Psychology and the "Chief End of Man"


33.4 — July/August 2020

In the Fourth Quarter

on Making the Grades in Longevity & Life


33.4 — July/August 2020

Pondering Evil

on Boethius's Consolation in a Time of Plague


33.4 — July/August 2020

Cantor of Seville

Francisco Guerrero (1528-1599)


33.4 — July/August 2020

Alas, Average at Best


33.4 — July/August 2020

A Draught from the Stynx


33.4 — July/August 2020

Choosing Schools


33.4 — July/August 2020

The Modernist Creed


33.4 — July/August 2020

Partisan Debauchery


33.4 — July/August 2020

St. Mary Jane's?


33.4 — July/August 2020

Dwelling in Unity

Our Views on the President Are Not Crucial


33.4 — July/August 2020

The Speaking Truth


33.4 — July/August 2020

The Joy of God


33.3 — May/June 2020

Let Us Make Man


33.3 — May/June 2020

The Asam Brothers' The Assumption


33.3 — May/June 2020

A Whole Poem


33.3 — May/June 2020

On England


33.3 — May/June 2020

Maternity as Theophany

Maternal Body: A Theology of Incarnation from the Christian East by Carrie Frederick Frost
Fertile Ground: A Pilgrimage Through Pregnancy by Laura S. Jansson


33.3 — May/June 2020

More Leonine Microscopy

Losing the Good Portion: Why Men Are Alienated from Christianity by Leon J. Podles


33.3 — May/June 2020

See That You Are Not Alarmed?

On Flight & Fight in the Present Tribulation


33.3 — May/June 2020

Deliberation, Inc.

Human & Divine Societies Require Careful Thought & Discourse


33.3 — May/June 2020

The Pagan Public Square

Our Christian Duty to Fight Has Not Been Cancelled


33.3 — May/June 2020

Healing Medicine

on the Wisdom of the Good Doctor Edmund Pellegrino


33.3 — May/June 2020

Tolerant Conquerors

on James Murray's Brave Treatment of Quebec's Catholics


33.3 — May/June 2020

Apostolic Symbol

on the Authenticity of the Apostles' Creed


33.3 — May/June 2020

Consolation in Death

Bach's Cantata BWV 106, Gottes Zeit ist die allerbesteZeit (God's time is the very best time)


33.3 — May/June 2020

La Trahison des Clercs


33.3 — May/June 2020

The Cost of Apologetics


33.3 — May/June 2020

Driving in Neutral


33.3 — May/June 2020

Looking Good


33.3 — May/June 2020

The Fog of Love

Sin Covers a Multitude of Loves


33.3 — May/June 2020

The Six P's


33.3 — May/June 2020

A Rectification of Names


33.2 — March/April 2020

Destiny & the Cross


33.2 — March/April 2020

John the Baptist by Anton Raphael Mengs


33.2 — March/April 2020

High Praise & Mercy


33.2 — March/April 2020

Mostly Mapped

The Realist Guide to Religion and Science by Paul Robinson


33.2 — March/April 2020

Paths of Departure

Mass Exodus: Catholic Disaffiliation in Britain and America Since Vatican II, 2nd ed. 
by Stephen Bullivant


33.2 — March/April 2020

Cosmic Economics

The Household and the War for the Cosmos
by C. R. Wiley


33.2 — March/April 2020

Chasing Wisdom

The True Ways of Knowing in Ecclesiastes


33.2 — March/April 2020

The Fairy Tale Wars

Lewis, Chesterton, et al. Against the Frauds, Experts & Revisionists


33.2 — March/April 2020

Blessed Peacemakers

Encounters with Faith & Forgiveness in Communities of Faith


33.2 — March/April 2020

The Benedictine Preacher

—from the 2019 Touchstone Conference


33.2 — March/April 2020

Christian Pro-Family Governments?

Old & New Lessons from Europe—from the 2019 Touchstone Conference


33.2 — March/April 2020

Christ Chapel at Hillsdale

An Architectural Sign of Mere Christianity


33.2 — March/April 2020

A Storied Survivor

on Neta, Who Lived to Tell the Tale of Endurance


33.2 — March/April 2020

Enlightenment Cancelled

on How the Naturalists Refute Themselves


33.2 — March/April 2020

Glory to Be Revealed

on How Bodily Resurrection Informs Social Justice


33.2 — March/April 2020

Creed & Coleridge

on the Necessary Limits on the Wandering Christian Mind


33.2 — March/April 2020

With Mary & a Cloud of Witnesses

Reflecting on Songs for Holy Week


33.2 — March/April 2020

"Dialogue" & Chaos


33.2 — March/April 2020

Down Smoothly


33.2 — March/April 2020

Largeness of Creed


33.2 — March/April 2020

A Sin of Omission


33.2 — March/April 2020

Prose Pruning


33.2 — March/April 2020

Consequential Sex


33.2 — March/April 2020

How It Happens

Easy Descent on an Unguarded Road


33.2 — March/April 2020

"Change Is Good"


33.2 — March/April 2020

Julian's Shadow


33.1 — January/February 2020

The Age of Samson


33.1 — January/February 2020

Portrait of St. Luke in the Gospel Book of Otto III


33.1 — January/February 2020

Godward Bound


33.1 — January/February 2020

More on Music


33.1 — January/February 2020

Through Tolkien's Eyes

An Encouraging Thought: The Christian Worldview in the Writings of J. R. R. Tolkien by Donald T. Williams


33.1 — January/February 2020

Conscience & the Limits of Caesar

Liberty in the Things of God: The Christian Origins of Religious Freedom by Robert Louis Wilken


33.1 — January/February 2020

Spiritual, Not Religious

Pagans & Christians in the City: Culture Wars from the Tiber to the Potomac by Steven D. Smith


33.1 — January/February 2020

Toxic Matriarchy

The Cure for Too Much of a Good Thing May Be Painful


33.1 — January/February 2020

Do You Know Your Child’s Doctor?

The Politicization of Pediatrics in America


33.1 — January/February 2020

All One in Christ

Why Christian Platonism Is Key to the Great Tradition


33.1 — January/February 2020

About Face

On Beauty & the Personal Being of God & Man


33.1 — January/February 2020

A Vocabulary for Worship

on Taking Seriously Gravitas, Dignitas & Pietas


33.1 — January/February 2020

Fewer & Farther Between

on Generational Spacing & Familial Inertia


33.1 — January/February 2020

It's Personal

on the Consequences of One Birth Before Roe v. Wade


33.1 — January/February 2020

Surprised by Gentleness

on a Saint's Charism That Cures Toxic Perfectionism


33.1 — January/February 2020

Master of Majesty & Lament

On the Work and Legacy of Henry Purcell (1659-1695)


33.1 — January/February 2020

The Religion of Antichrist


33.1 — January/February 2020

Really Bad Guys


33.1 — January/February 2020

Frank Speech


33.1 — January/February 2020

The Mark of Mark


33.1 — January/February 2020

More, Less & Mere


33.1 — January/February 2020

The Heart of the Bible


33.1 — January/February 2020

Narrative Dissonance


33.1 — January/February 2020

The Endgame


33.1 — January/February 2020

Forbidden Lies

Speaking Truth About the Sexes Is Not Optional


33.1 — January/February 2020

Scriptural Clarity


33.1 — January/February 2020

Phillip E. Johnson


32.6 — November/December 2019

Priestly Visions


32.6 — November/December 2019

Henry Ossawa Tanner's The Flight into Egypt


32.6 — November/December 2019

O for a Thousand Hymns to Sing!


32.6 — November/December 2019

Stargazers' Log

Chronicling the Golden Age of Astronomy: A History of Visual Observing from Harriot to Moore by Neil English


32.6 — November/December 2019

Strategic Christians

The Year of Our Lord 1943: Christian Humanism in an Age of Crisis by Alan Jacobs


32.6 — November/December 2019

The Breath of the Lion

The Holy Spirit Is Alive & Active in Narnia


32.6 — November/December 2019

God Fearers

An Open Letter to Christian Readers of Jordan Peterson & Roger Scruton


32.6 — November/December 2019

Listening Up

Historical Truth, Beguiling Stories & Three Kinds of Hearers


32.6 — November/December 2019

A Methodist Youth

Christian Faith & Formation in Rural Alabama


32.6 — November/December 2019

Snapdragon & Swordplay

on Christian Imagination & Epiphanies to Remember


32.6 — November/December 2019

Evangelical Catholicity

on a Name Change for the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod


32.6 — November/December 2019

A Shorter Way to Fall

on a Romanian Cautionary Tale for Fallible Pastors


32.6 — November/December 2019

Reformation Redux?

on Taking Heed of the Parallels Between the Crises of Yesterday & Today


32.6 — November/December 2019

A Praetorius Christmas

The Musical Treasures of Michael Praetorius Hold Tremendous Liturgical Significance


32.6 — November/December 2019

Getting to Know Lizzie


32.6 — November/December 2019

From the Devil's Discard Heap


32.6 — November/December 2019

Word, Number & Music


32.6 — November/December 2019

Dinner with Darwin


32.6 — November/December 2019

Sexism & Idolotry


32.6 — November/December 2019

Defaced Irish


32.6 — November/December 2019

What We're Doing Here

The Three-Way Conversation of Touchstone


32.6 — November/December 2019

Madness at the Poles


32.6 — November/December 2019

Upstream of Culture

Christian Politics Is Not of This World


32.6 — November/December 2019

Speak No Reality


32.6 — November/December 2019

Terminal Niceness


32.5 — September/October 2019

Peter's Sword


32.5 — September/October 2019

Piero della Francesca's The Baptism of Christ


32.5 — September/October 2019

Washed in the Blood


32.5 — September/October 2019

Enhancing Music Appreciation


32.5 — September/October 2019

Healing East & West

The Orthodox Reality: Culture, Theology, and Ethics in the Modern World by Vigen Guroian


32.5 — September/October 2019

A Dual Estrangement

Between Two Millstones: Sketches of Exile, 1974-1978 by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn


32.5 — September/October 2019

Purpose-Driven Purging

Minimalism Is Not the New Christian Approach to Managing Possessions


32.5 — September/October 2019

Looking for Jacobs

Some Trivial Thoughts on the Study of Philosophy


32.5 — September/October 2019

Make Men Pious Again

2018 Conference Talk


32.5 — September/October 2019

Abortion Angst

The Precarious State of Germany's Pro-life Law


32.5 — September/October 2019

Methodist Break-Up?

Will Growing Global Pushback on Sexuality Make Progressives Give Up & Leave?


32.5 — September/October 2019

Must Say No

on When Christians Can't Compromise


32.5 — September/October 2019

The Academy's Blind Spot

on the Limits of "Post-Colonialism"


32.5 — September/October 2019

Newman's Grammar, Lewis's Assent

on the Debatable Conversion of C. S. Lewis


32.5 — September/October 2019

Feral Sexuality

on the Inhuman Transformation of Transgenderism


32.5 — September/October 2019

Charles Villiers Stanford's Gifts

Ancient Hymns Re-imagined by a Beloved Irish Composer


32.5 — September/October 2019

Some Words on the Church


32.5 — September/October 2019

The Second Iteration


32.5 — September/October 2019

Two Stray Thoughts Collide


32.5 — September/October 2019

Declining Self-Esteem

A First Step in Cultural Salvation


32.5 — September/October 2019

Hail the Glorious Names


32.5 — September/October 2019

The Holiness Option


32.4 — July/August 2019

The Monotheism of the Gospel


32.4 — July/August 2019

Rembrandt's The Denial of Peter


32.4 — July/August 2019

His Sweet Name

Jesus, the Very Thought of Thee


32.4 — July/August 2019

Novel Conversion

Evolution of Desire: A Life of René Girard by Cynthia L. Haven


32.4 — July/August 2019

Then They Will Come for Us

Then They Came For Me: Martin Niemöller, The Pastor Who Defied the Nazis by Matthew D. Hockenos


32.4 — July/August 2019

Image- Bearers for God

Does Biblical Language for Man Matter?


32.4 — July/August 2019

The Habit of Community

Reception, Gratitude, & Witness on a Christian Campus


32.4 — July/August 2019

To Spread His Glory

Four Theses on Christian Education


32.4 — July/August 2019

The Two Faces of Modern Misandry

2018 Conference Talk


32.4 — July/August 2019

Malaise in Malaysia

Will Islamicization Become Its New Future


32.4 — July/August 2019

Pastor Prime

on a Steady Presence in an Unsteady World


32.4 — July/August 2019

Lighten Up

Says, Marie Kondo Does Not Spark My Joy


32.4 — July/August 2019

Sojourner Knight

on Single-Mindedness in Durer's Ritter, Tod, und Teufel


32.4 — July/August 2019

A Case of Win-Win

on Probability, Death & the Existence of God


32.4 — July/August 2019

Not Just a One-Hit Wonder

Hans Leo Hassler's Musical Corpus Communicates the "Divine Dance"


32.4 — July/August 2019

Rigidity


32.4 — July/August 2019

Oh Boy, It's a Vegan?


32.4 — July/August 2019

Putting a Point on It


32.4 — July/August 2019

At the Right Hand


32.4 — July/August 2019

An Alien Warfare

Today's Culture Wars Are Both Ancient & Modern


32.4 — July/August 2019

Rhetorical Dodgers


32.4 — July/August 2019

From the Editor


32.3 — May/June 2019

Anointed to Fulfill


32.3 — May/June 2019

The Alfred Jewel


32.3 — May/June 2019

Light of Light

The Liturgy of the Hours


32.3 — May/June 2019

South of the U.S.


32.3 — May/June 2019

Shame & Redemption

The Crucifix on Mecca's Front Porch: A Christian's Companion for the Study of Islam


32.3 — May/June 2019

Korean Golgotha

Pyongyang Was Once Jerusalem of the East


32.3 — May/June 2019

The Grand Coherence

The Compelling "Bayesian" Case for Christ


32.3 — May/June 2019

What Makes Men Men?

The Nature of a Man Is What He Is For


32.3 — May/June 2019

Manhood Is Not Natural

Why It's in Bad Shape & How to Recover It


32.3 — May/June 2019

Young Adult Friction

on Novel Superheroes versus the Human Adventure


32.3 — May/June 2019

Bird Calls & Summonses

on Seeing with a "Devout, Intransitive Eye"


32.3 — May/June 2019

Theodicies & Messy Desks

on the Infinite Problem of Goods & Evil


32.3 — May/June 2019

Editing Jesus

on the Implications of Changing the Pater Noster


32.3 — May/June 2019

A Recovered Beauty

John Sheppard, Lost Music of the Sixteenth Century, and Love Made Audible


32.3 — May/June 2019

Still At It, with Good Help


32.3 — May/June 2019

Ascended in Glory


32.3 — May/June 2019

Church of the Last Days


32.3 — May/June 2019

Mere Conservatism Is Not Christian


32.3 — May/June 2019

Less Than or Equal To?


32.3 — May/June 2019

Muddle Men


32.3 — May/June 2019

Deliver Us from Evil

Justice Demands an Assessment of Injustice


32.3 — May/June 2019

The Wrath of God & Abortion


32.3 — May/June 2019

From the Editor


32.2 — March/April 2019

Ashes & Idolatry


32.2 — March/April 2019

The Throne of Maximianus


32.2 — March/April 2019

Hymns Ascending

See, the Lord Ascends in Triumph


32.2 — March/April 2019

Wake-Up Call

The Apocalypse: Warning, Hope & Consolation by Michael D. O'Brien


32.2 — March/April 2019

Shortfall

Deeper Magic: The Theology Behind the Writings of C. S. Lewis by Donald T. Williams


32.2 — March/April 2019

The Aura of Science

Flight from the Absolute: Cynical Observations on the Postmodern West, Volume II by Paul Gosselin


32.2 — March/April 2019

The Mimetic Bachelor

Reality Shows, Even in a Popular TV Series


32.2 — March/April 2019

Room for Dining

Why Tolkien's Middle-earth Table Manners Matter Today


32.2 — March/April 2019

The Problem of Pity

Misguided Mercy & Dante's Infernal Purgation


32.2 — March/April 2019

Voices Uplifted

The Spiritual & Sacramental Choir of the Body of Christ


32.2 — March/April 2019

The Boy Genius

Finding Him Again Through the Patriarchal Group


32.2 — March/April 2019

Better Than Eulogy

on VIP Funerals & George C. Marshall's Humble Witness


32.2 — March/April 2019

That Hideous Food

on Preserving Physical & Spiritual Nourishment


32.2 — March/April 2019

Let It Snow!

on the Pragmatism That Inhibits Our Spiritual Life


32.2 — March/April 2019

What Gives?

on Properly Rendering Things to Caesar & to God


32.2 — March/April 2019

The Depths of Solemn Grandeur

Worship is a Discipline that Demands a Well of Aesthetic Resource


32.2 — March/April 2019

The Trouble with Religion


32.2 — March/April 2019

When Begging Is Off


32.2 — March/April 2019

The Weight of Silence


32.2 — March/April 2019

Raised as Promised


32.2 — March/April 2019

Axios!

The Good Pastor Finishes His Course


32.2 — March/April 2019

Moderate Disguises


32.2 — March/April 2019

Protestant Unwillingness


32.1 — January/February 2019

God the Father


32.1 — January/February 2019

Pietro and Gianlorenzo Bernini's Fontana della Barcaccia


32.1 — January/February 2019

Seven Gems from Calvary

The Seven Words on the Cross


32.1 — January/February 2019

Fictional Art Books


32.1 — January/February 2019

Role Reversals

Sex, Women's Ordination & the Rejection of Hierarchy & Equality


32.1 — January/February 2019

Sexed Messages

The True Meaning of Sexuality Consists of Father, Mother & Child


32.1 — January/February 2019

Birthing Room

Maternity in Literature & Our Need to Find Better Words for Large Families


32.1 — January/February 2019

Surprised by Delight

Divine Love & the Love of Man & Woman Surpass Mere Consent


32.1 — January/February 2019

Is Patriarchy Inevitable?

Answers Secular & Religious


32.1 — January/February 2019

Your Ad Here Saves Lives

Advertising Pregnancy Help Reduces Abortion Numbers


32.1 — January/February 2019

Little Birds and Bees

on Talking to Young Children About Sex


32.1 — January/February 2019

Recalculating Sex

on Why an Ecumenical Revisiting of Humanae Vitae May Be Timely


32.1 — January/February 2019

The Life of Sean

on Down Syndrome & the Lives That Matter


32.1 — January/February 2019

Once Removed

on Sectarian Endurance & Women's Ordination


32.1 — January/February 2019

My Beloved Spake & Sang unto Me

The Divine and Rapturous Love Poetry in the Song of Songs


32.1 — January/February 2019

The Devil's Brigade


32.1 — January/February 2019

Closed for Business


32.1 — January/February 2019

Incipit Vita Nova


32.1 — January/February 2019

Iconic Presbyters


32.1 — January/February 2019

Mere Opposites

Fundamentals Can't Be Reduced


32.1 — January/February 2019

The Joys of the One-Can-Short


32.1 — January/February 2019

Schools of Impiety

The Diabolical Failure of Leaders in the Present Crises


32.1 — January/February 2019

Saltus Fidei


32.1 — January/February 2019

Roe v. Women


31.6 — November/December 2018

The Wretched Man


31.6 — November/December 2018

Henry Ossawa Tanner's Annunciation


31.6 — November/December 2018

Come Unto Me

Come Unto Me, Ye Weary


31.6 — November/December 2018

More Solid Ground

The Morals of the Story: Good News About a Good God
by David and Marybeth Baggett


31.6 — November/December 2018

Can We Hang Together?

Ecumenical Agreement on Religious Liberty Awaits Catholic Clarity


31.6 — November/December 2018

Virtue Gone Mad

Victimhood Culture Scapegoats Its Very Source


31.6 — November/December 2018

Thy Law Is Truth

The Living Space Between Faith & Reason


31.6 — November/December 2018

Meaningful Truth

The Critical Role of Imagination in the Work of C. S. Lewis


31.6 — November/December 2018

Saved Through Fire

France's Reign of Terror & the Witness of the Church Militant


31.6 — November/December 2018

Alias Santa Claus

on Childhood Encounters with a Christmas Icon


31.6 — November/December 2018

Of Single Importance

on the Church's Response to the Anti-marriage Tide


31.6 — November/December 2018

Onward & Upward with Dante

on the Paradiso as Light for the Christian Mind


31.6 — November/December 2018

Tragedy & Transcendence

on Futility & the Open Door to Deliverance


31.6 — November/December 2018

Ancient Maranatha Music

Three Cantatas for Thoughtful Advent Reflection


31.6 — November/December 2018

Sin & Psyche


31.6 — November/December 2018

More on Children


31.6 — November/December 2018

Tantrumism


31.6 — November/December 2018

Deceptive Rejects


31.6 — November/December 2018

The Wagers of Death


31.6 — November/December 2018

Literary Ambition


31.6 — November/December 2018

Enduring Sacrilege

The Slow Vindication of Leon Podles


31.6 — November/December 2018

The Seat of Jesus


31.6 — November/December 2018

The Expertise of Non-experts


31.5 — September/October 2018

The Left-Handed Right-Hander


31.5 — September/October 2018

The Chalice of Abbot Suger


31.5 — September/October 2018

The Wedding Guest

O Father All Creating


31.5 — September/October 2018

Introducing Fine Art


31.5 — September/October 2018

Solace in the Shadows

Walking Through Twilight: A Wife's Illness—A Philosopher's Lament


31.5 — September/October 2018

Doctored Malevolence

Gosnell: The Untold Story of America's Most Prolific Serial Killer


31.5 — September/October 2018

Fool and Lie Makers

Public Education & the Secular Idols Replacing God


31.5 — September/October 2018

Liberalism Occupied

The Rise of the Gnostic Liberal State After Christianity


31.5 — September/October 2018

Urban Prospects

The Cities of Man & the Dwelling Place of the Lord


31.5 — September/October 2018

Errands into the Moral Wilderness

Forms of Christian Family Witness & Renewal


31.5 — September/October 2018

Ecclesiastes' Son

on Jewish Liturgy & Deeper Christian Exegesis


31.5 — September/October 2018

Unsaintly Saintliness

on Graham Greene's Whisky Priest


31.5 — September/October 2018

Affective Devotion

on Church Music as Facilitating Worship


31.5 — September/October 2018

Pastoral Realism

on the Congregation as a Wilderness


31.5 — September/October 2018

The Beauty of Many as One

Musical Counterpoint as an Analogy to the Trinitarian Life


31.5 — September/October 2018

Getting Rid of "Youth"


31.5 — September/October 2018

Prayer Screens


31.5 — September/October 2018

Idol Threats


31.5 — September/October 2018

Taking Liberties

The Secular State Without the Decalogue


31.5 — September/October 2018

Political Abuse


31.5 — September/October 2018

Surprised by Knowledge


31.4 — July/August 2018

Transforming Faith


31.4 — July/August 2018

Rachel Ruysch's Still Life with Flowers in a Glass Vase


31.4 — July/August 2018

Glorious Things of Thee Are Spoken


31.4 — July/August 2018

No Mere Cleric

Lionhearts: A Pastor Stephen Grant Novel by Ray Keating


31.4 — July/August 2018

Out of the Box

Our Secular Age: Ten Years of Reading and Applying Charles Taylor


31.4 — July/August 2018

The Counterculture of Reason

12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan B. Peterson


31.4 — July/August 2018

Bite-Sized Philosophy

The Art of Living by Dietrich von Hildebrand with Alice von Hildebrand


31.4 — July/August 2018

Mission or Submission?

The Difficulty of Apologetics for Dead Souls in the Real World


31.4 — July/August 2018

Poet of Heaven & Earth

His Thoughts Are Not Our Thoughts, Nor His Words


31.4 — July/August 2018

Right Before Our Eyes

Life & Love Are Real Despite Theatrical Illusions


31.4 — July/August 2018

Icons of the Land

Places of Worship on the Road to Iron Nation


31.4 — July/August 2018

In "God" We Trusted

on America's 1950s Religion & Hope for Today


31.4 — July/August 2018

Listening to Eve

on the Brevity & Theology of Her Recorded Words


31.4 — July/August 2018

Cyborgs in Hell?

on Virtual Reality versus Real Personality


31.4 — July/August 2018

High on the Lolo

on God's Pictures of Life & Death & Eternity


31.4 — July/August 2018

Where the Gulf Is Fixed


31.4 — July/August 2018

Special China Report


31.4 — July/August 2018

From a Letter to a Friend


31.4 — July/August 2018

Secular Independence


31.4 — July/August 2018

Courage, Ass!


31.4 — July/August 2018

The Ironic Curtain


31.4 — July/August 2018

Swimming with Sharks

The Politics of Power, Pleasure & Atheism


31.4 — July/August 2018

Transgenderism: What the Biology Professor Must Say


31.4 — July/August 2018

The Names of the Christian

Labels & the Ecumenism of Discipleship


31.4 — July/August 2018

From the Editor


31.4 — July/August 2018

In Memoriam, Lawrence D. Jacobs


31.3 — May/June 2018

Without a Prophet


31.3 — May/June 2018

The Beekeepers


31.3 — May/June 2018

Festal Joy

This Is the Hour of Banquet and of Song


31.3 — May/June 2018

To Canada & Mexico


31.3 — May/June 2018

Net Mending

Apologetics and the Christian Imagination: An Integrated Approach to Defending the Faith by Holly Ordway


31.3 — May/June 2018

A Fading Voice at Twilight

The Last Will & Testament of Umberto Eco


31.3 — May/June 2018

The Great Jewish Plot

The Riddle of Nietzsche's Philosemitic Anti-Judaism


31.3 — May/June 2018

Schism in Harvard Yard

Solzhenitsyn's Blunt Sermon Still Cuts Deep 40 Years Later


31.3 — May/June 2018

The Kuyperian Option

Cultural Engagement & Natural Law Ecumenism


31.3 — May/June 2018

Jesus in Thailand

The Christian Asylum Seekers of Bangkok


31.3 — May/June 2018

A Good Report

on Journalism as an Exercise of the Moral Imagination


31.3 — May/June 2018

Literary Light

on the Craft of Creating Worlds of Words


31.3 — May/June 2018

The Great Omission

on Christ's Commandments & True Discipleship


31.3 — May/June 2018

Musical Chains of Gold

Music is More Than Pleasurable Sound—It Points Us to a Deeper Order


31.3 — May/June 2018

About Mother


31.3 — May/June 2018

Father Scanlan's Legacy


31.3 — May/June 2018

Laborers for the Harvest

Billy Graham's Legacy Is All Around Us


31.3 — May/June 2018

Go Figure


31.3 — May/June 2018

Religion Resurgent


31.2 — March/April 2018

Ashibag Unscripted


31.2 — March/April 2018

The Votive Crown of King Recceswinth


31.2 — March/April 2018

When Worship Goes Wrong


31.2 — March/April 2018

The Pains of Nineveh

Year of the Sword: The Assyrian Christian Genocide, A History
by Joseph Yacoub, tr. James Ferguson


31.2 — March/April 2018

The Work of the Bee

Musical Borrowings & Trinitarian Echoes


31.2 — March/April 2018

Millennial Mission

The Transmission of Christianity Is Not a New Task


31.2 — March/April 2018

Reason Takes Up Arms

How Best to Face the Total War of the Anti-Culture


31.2 — March/April 2018

Watchful Dragons

Neil Gaiman’s Brush with Narnia Lingers


31.2 — March/April 2018

The Garland of Immortality

A Theology of Martyrdom in the Early Church


31.2 — March/April 2018

Celtic Spirituality Revisited

on Insights from the Rule of Columbanus


31.2 — March/April 2018

Holy Prosperity

on a Strength That Is from God Alone


31.2 — March/April 2018

Judge Not

on Being the Biggest Sinner in the Room


31.2 — March/April 2018

Anatomy of a Conversion

on Becoming a New Kind of Human Being


31.2 — March/April 2018

Eloquent Lamentation

The Sacred and Tragically Neglected Musical Repertoire of Orlande de Lassus


31.2 — March/April 2018

The Gifts of the Poor


31.2 — March/April 2018

The Little Skeptic


31.2 — March/April 2018

War on Two Fronts


31.2 — March/April 2018

A Sacrifice of Song


31.2 — March/April 2018

How Can They Lie Like That?


31.2 — March/April 2018

R. C. Sproul, R.I.P.


31.1 — January/February 2018

The World of Paul's Mind


31.1 — January/February 2018

Leonardo's Madonna and Child with Saint Anne


31.1 — January/February 2018

The First Blood

Victis sibi cognomina


31.1 — January/February 2018

American History III


31.1 — January/February 2018

Survival of the Thomist

Aquinas and Evolution: Why St. Thomas' Teaching on the Origins Is Incompatible with Evolutionary Theory by Michael Chaberek, O.P.


31.1 — January/February 2018

A Novel Invitation

Joy by Georges Bernanos, tr. Louise Varèse


31.1 — January/February 2018

Dynamic Duo

Reviews of Man Up! by Jeffrey Hemmer & Man of the House by C. R. Wiley


31.1 — January/February 2018

Defending the Defenseless

An Image of God by Sharon M. Leon
Beyond the Abortion Wars by Charles C. Camosy
Embryos Under the Microscope by Jane Maienschein


31.1 — January/February 2018

Model Marriage

An Appeal to the Churches Concerning Marriage Vows


31.1 — January/February 2018

In Defense of Prudery

The Wisdom of the Victorian Quest for Innocence


31.1 — January/February 2018

Tailor-Made for Evil

Hiding Foul Things with Garments of Legal Fictions


31.1 — January/February 2018

A Melodious Life

How Polyphony & the Cantus Firmus Can Illuminate Integrity


31.1 — January/February 2018

Glorified Occupations

Consumer Man versus Working Man: Thoughts on the Value of Work


31.1 — January/February 2018

A Great Cloud of Moral Witness

on the Solid Historical Consensus Regarding Homosexual Practice


31.1 — January/February 2018

Vikings Under the Son

on Ragnarök, an Extreme Weather Event & the Paths to Conversion


31.1 — January/February 2018

The Tears of Jesus

on Augustine & Refusing to Grieve As Others Do


31.1 — January/February 2018

Beggars Before Christ

on Taking the Measure of the Deserving & the Undeserving Poor


31.1 — January/February 2018

At Play in the House of the Lord

The Spiritual Qualities of Mozart


31.1 — January/February 2018

Caspian, Solomon & Mr. Trump


31.1 — January/February 2018

Funding the Devil

On Irresponsible Nostalgia


31.1 — January/February 2018

Dealing with Trump

A Comfort Zone for Christians Remains Elusive


31.1 — January/February 2018

Transgressing Taboos


31.1 — January/February 2018

Intelligent Design & the University


31.1 — January/February 2018

Mere Sexuality

Getting Sex Wrong Is a Foundational Error


31.1 — January/February 2018

A Pen for the Lord


31.1 — January/February 2018

Ivy League Advice Worth Repeating


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Tempted from Above


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Titian's The Submersion of Pharaoh's Army in the Red Sea


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

What Was Done Before


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Der Fuhrer's God

Hitler's Religion: The Twisted Beliefs That Drove the Third Reich by Richard Weikart


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

The Central Lie

C. S. Lewis: Anti-Darwinist: A Careful Examination of the Development of His Views on Darwinism by Jerry Bergman


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Defensive Lapses

Bearing False Witness: Debunking Centuries of Anti-Catholic History by Rodney Stark


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Desires & Devices

Charles Williams's Prophetic Warning About the Temptations of Technology


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Fatal Instinct

The Thousand-Year Gap in Nietzsche's Education & Our Modern Sickness


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Can Beauty Save the World?

Neither Dostoevsky nor Prince Myshkin Makes the Case


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

The Greatness Commission

Christ, Individualism & the Meaning of Cultural Diversity


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

The Great Divorce

Christianity & the Liberal Society


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Half a Pig & a Wedding

on Pride of Table, Celebration & Other Disorders


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

A Peculiar Sickness

on Individualism in America & Its Cure


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Odious & Deplorable

on C. S. Lewis, Brideshead Revisited & the Middle Things


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

The Messiah's Beauty

on Benedict XVI on the Fairest of the Sons of Men


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

Taught by Melodious Sonnets

Familiar Christmas Hymns and More from Ralph Vaughan Williams—"Christian Agnostic"


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

The Rules of Progress


30.6 — Nov/Dec 2017

American Gadara

Yes, Virginia, There Is a God


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Book of the People


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

The Marriage of Tobias and Sarah by by Carlo Dolci


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

How to Write a Hymn


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

American History II


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Divinely Saved

Theosis: Patristic Remedy for Evangelical Yearning at the Close of the Modern Age by Michael Paul Gama


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

The New Man-Molders

The Demon in Democracy: Totalitarian Temptations in Free Societies by Ryszard Legutko


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Composers & Their Measure

Surprised by Beauty: A Listener's Guide to the Recovery of Modern Music by Robert R. Reilly with Jens F. Laurson


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

A Miscall to Arms

Why Selective Service for Women Is Immoral


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Passions' Republic

The Christian Cure for What Ails Modern Politics


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

The Age of Reformations

The Critical History Before, During & After Martin Luther


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

An Encouraging Book

How Tolkien's Lord of the Rings Saved Me


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

One Good Teacher

Why I'll Never Forget Pop Shaver As Long As I Live


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Discipled Science

The True Scientist Should Have No Conflict with the Christian Faith


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

The Unforgotten

on Costly Grace in Breece D'J Pancake's Flyover Country


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

The Upper Stories

on the Importance of Narrative in Christian Formation


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Letter to My Students

on a Charge to Keep Before It's Too Late


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Passionate Praise

Evolving Worldviews and Their Impact on the History of Western Music


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Polar Composites


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Apostolic Delivery


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Allied Soldiers

Reformations & Touchstone Diplomacy


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Reformation & Us


30.5 — Sept/Oct 2017

Always Something

Schisms, Reformation, Recovery & Renewal


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Dark Passages of the Bible


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Johannes Vermeer's A Woman Holding a Balance


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

All the Colors of the World

Sometimes a Light Surprises


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Gospel Marketplace

American Christianity: The Continuing Revolution by Stephen Cox


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Secularists on Stilts

What Is a Human? What the Answers Mean for Human Rights by John H. Evans


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Mortal Dangers

Defining Death: The Case for Choice by Robert M. Veatch and Lainie F. Ross


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Choosing the Good Portion

The Benedict Option: A Strategy for Christians in a Post-Christian Nation by Rod Dreher


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Theophany & Theodicy

When the Inevitable Questions of Suffering Confront the Living God


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Departed or Converted?

Two Tales of God-Talk on Death Row


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Altering All Things

Despair, Imagination & the Re-enchantment of the World


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

One Eternal Summer

An Officer Meets More than a Gentleman


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Good News in Addis Ababa

The Lausanne-Orthodox Initiative's 2016 Consultation


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Soul Comforter

on Emily Dickinson & the Source of Our Hope


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Ritual & Word Play

on Ancient & Modern Witnesses to a Fruitful Endowment


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

The Harmony of Celestial Revelations

Symphonic Connection to God as Our Only Source of Life


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Education in Pen State


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Surely Not Us


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Backstage Diety


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Unsettled Celibacy

Uncertain Sounds for Ministry


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Beauty & the Vice


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

Editing Vice & Virtue

Some Saints Acted Badly


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

The Senior Editors & the Presidency


30.4 — July/Aug 2017

In the Service of Children


30.3 — May/June 2017

Who, Me?


30.3 — May/June 2017

St. Luke the Evangelist


30.3 — May/June 2017

Let's Learn the Craft


30.3 — May/June 2017

American History in Pictures


30.3 — May/June 2017

Domestic Mystique

Eve in Exile and the Restoration of Femininity by Rebekah Merkle


30.3 — May/June 2017

Worship Becomes Us

Liturgy and Personality by Dietrich von Hildebrand


30.3 — May/June 2017

The Slothful Modern

Acedia and Its Discontents: Metaphysical Boredom in an Empire of Desire by R. J. Snell


30.3 — May/June 2017

Therapy in Christ's Name

When Hearts Become Flame: An Eastern Orthodox Approach to the Dia-Logos of Pastoral Counseling (2nd ed.) by Stephen Muse


30.3 — May/June 2017

Not Merely Islam

C. S. Lewis Assesses the Religion of Mohammed


30.3 — May/June 2017

Wonderments & Possibilia

An Invitation to Look Outside the Box of Materialism


30.3 — May/June 2017

The Look of Revelation

Christian Formation in Our Apocalyptic Age


30.3 — May/June 2017

Reclaiming Childhood Through Poetry

Rebuilding Christian Culture Among the Ruins


30.3 — May/June 2017

Three Trojan Horses

Insider Attempts to Disorient the Orthodox


30.3 — May/June 2017

Professor Faustus

on Modern Education as a Deal with the Devil


30.3 — May/June 2017

The Pity & the Pride

on One Difference Between Sins of the Flesh & Sins of the Soul


30.3 — May/June 2017

Known Trespassing

on the Misuse of Property Rights to Justify Slavery & Abortion


30.3 — May/June 2017

A Mysterious Sense of Rightness


30.3 — May/June 2017

"Dialogue" & the Character of the Republic


30.3 — May/June 2017

Campus Descent

Where Higher Ed Meets the Lower Regions


30.2 — March/April 2017

Pharaoh's Darkness


30.2 — March/April 2017

The Transfiguration by Theophanes the Greek


30.2 — March/April 2017

The Light of the Cross


30.2 — March/April 2017

Sound Bites

Philosophy in Seven Sentences: A Small Introduction to a Vast Topic by Douglas Groothuis


30.2 — March/April 2017

As It Was in the Beginning

Unchanging Witness: The Consistent Christian Teaching on Homosexuality in Scripture and Tradition by S. Donald Fortson III and Rollin G. Grams


30.2 — March/April 2017

The Persistence of Mummery

Without Precedent: Scripture, Tradition, and the Ordination of Women by Geoffrey Kirk


30.2 — March/April 2017

Benedictus Dominus

Last Testament: In His Own Words by Pope Benedict XVI and Peter Seewald


30.2 — March/April 2017

The Fullness of Mercy

Western Literature & the Illumination of a Divine Attribute


30.2 — March/April 2017

The Cross of Least Resistance

Our Path to Holiness Runs Straight Through Calvary


30.2 — March/April 2017

Keep Them from Idols

The Education of Children Takes Generations of Fidelity


30.2 — March/April 2017

Men-at-Arm's Length

Soldiers of Christ & the Mixed Messages They Receive


30.2 — March/April 2017

War & Peace After Jesus

on Pacifism Today & in the Early Church


30.2 — March/April 2017

The Look of Acts

What the Church Steadfastly Does Every Sunday


30.2 — March/April 2017

Rescuing Cervantes

on Reading Don Quixote in Its Original Christian Context


30.2 — March/April 2017

Artful Repentance


30.2 — March/April 2017

Christology & Bible Translation


30.2 — March/April 2017

L'affaire Esolen

We Stand in Solidarity & in Good Company


30.2 — March/April 2017

Housekeeping

Beware Scandalizing Unbelievers


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Those Midwives


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

El Greco's St. Joseph and the Child Jesus


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Four Final States


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Pilgrim's Finale?

The Book of the People: How to Read the Bible by A. N. Wilson


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

But Is He Sure?

The Invention of Science: A New History of the Scientific Revolution by David Wootton


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Manifest Bigotry

Missionaries of Republicanism: A Religious History of the Mexican-American War by John C. Pinheiro


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

The Heart of Paradise

The Godly Hierarchies of Love & Marriage


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Up on the Farm

Where Young Christian Families Are Finding New Roots


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

The Virtue of Marriage

Truly Authentic Sex & Rightly Ordered Love


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Family Matters

Domestic Altars & Godly Offspring


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

On Mrs. Jongke's Porch

The Basis of the Fellowship in Real Time


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Periodical Crossings

The Intersections of Christ, Creed & Culture


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

The World in a Grain of Sand

on the Importance of Poetry in Christian Education & Life


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

A New Pope for Gideon

on Captain Kirk, Contraception & Christian Tradition


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Speaking of Jesus

on a Pastor's Evangelical Ministry to Muslims


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Bend Down Thy Gracious Ear


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

The Symphony of Comprehension


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

Infidelity and Fidelity

Keep Calm, Carry On, Even If It Is "Satan's Hour"


30.1 — Jan/Feb 2017

A Necessary Anniversary

The Contemporary & the Timeless Intersect for 30 Years


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

Haman's Fall


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

Andrei Rublev's The Nativity


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

The Advent of the Everlasting Day


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

Here's for Heroes


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

Dominic Devotion

St. Dominic: The Story of a Preaching Friar by Donald J. Goergen, OP


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

That Big Idea

Before Religion: A History of a Modern Concept by Brent Nongbri


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

Sharpened Image

Dignity and Destiny: Humanity in the Image of God by John F. Kilner


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

The Man Behind the Arras

A Will to Believe: Shakespeare and Religion by David Scott Kastan


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

We Are Not Our Own

George Parkin Grant on the Deep & Abiding Tension Between Christianity & Modernity


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

A Global Conflict of Interest

The Clash Between Religion & Secularism Overshadows The Clash of Civilizations


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

The Still Small God

The Mustard Seed & the Wonders of His Kingdom


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

Carol of the Animals

on the Burdens & Blessings of Beasts at Christmas


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

Dining on Tradition

on How Using Great-Grandmother's China Has Made Us a Godlier Family


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

Ecclesia Non Grata

on the Deepening Loss of Religious Freedom & Our Response


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

The Gathering Storm

on the Transformative Election of 2016


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

The Wondrous Mystery in Song


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

The Mustard Seed


29.6 — Nov/Dec 2016

Witness Tampering

On the Politics of Martyrdom


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

His Gift of Life


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

The Adoration of the Lamb, The Ghent Altarpiece, Part III
by Hubert & Jan van Eyck


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Hymns of the Ages


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Ridiculous Prodigal

Radical Reinvention: An Unlikely Return to the Roman Catholic Church by Kaya Oakes


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

The Modern Project

Le règne de l'homme: Genèse et échec du projet moderne
by Rémi Brague


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

The Shaggy Titan

The Other Solzhenitsyn: Telling the Truth About a Misunderstood Writer and Thinker by Daniel J. Mahoney


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Our Common Story

The Church: A Theological and Historical Account
by Gerald Bray


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Lethal Rejection

Is Capital Punishment Barbaric, Uncivilized & Always Wrong?


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

The Feminine Hero

The Modern Versions Are Neither Feminine nor Heroic


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Of Brides & Men

Heroic Service Is More Accessible to Christian Men than Nuptial Imagery


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Dying of Despair

on the Loss of True Community & Rising Political Desperation


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

A Patristic Mission

on Albanian Evangelicals & the Church Fathers


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

The True Atheist Myth

on Past & Present Atheism & the Invention of Happiness


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Trinitarian Love & Music


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Foundational Error


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

School's Out

Where Not to Send Young Children


29.5 — Sept/Oct 2016

Thirty Years' Warfare

When Publishing Remains Necessary


29.4 — July/August 2016

The Christian Sh'ma


29.4 — July/August 2016

The Ghent Altarpiece, Part II


29.4 — July/August 2016

Worship for the Weary


29.4 — July/August 2016

First Myths


29.4 — July/August 2016

A Deadly Confusion

Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights by Katha Pollitt


29.4 — July/August 2016

Salvation's Network

Reclaiming the Atonement: An Orthodox Theology of Redemption; Volume 1 by Patrick Henry Reardon


29.4 — July/August 2016

The Business of Faith

One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America by Kevin Kruse


29.4 — July/August 2016

Deep Roots

Russell Kirk: American Conservative by Bradley J. Birzer


29.4 — July/August 2016

Colonial Possessions

A Review of Stacy Schiff's The Witches: Salem, 1692


29.4 — July/August 2016

• FORUM: Rejoinder

Purification & Errors


29.4 — July/August 2016

• FORUM: Response

Toleration & Divine Forbearance


29.4 — July/August 2016

• FORUM: Response

A History of Religious Freedom


29.4 — July/August 2016

FORUM: Two Tales of Freedom

Getting the Origins of Religious Liberty Right Matters


29.4 — July/August 2016

Her Sabbath Song

on Seeing Beyond His Mother's Alzheimer's Disease


29.4 — July/August 2016

God's Gift of Metaphor

on George MacDonald & the Christian Imagination


29.4 — July/August 2016

The Very Idea

on Anselm's God & the Virtue of Existing 


29.4 — July/August 2016

Naked Truth

on Noticing That Modern Science Has Rendered Atheism Irrational


29.4 — July/August 2016

Echoes of Glory


29.4 — July/August 2016

Nice Pope, Mean Priests


29.4 — July/August 2016

Be Kind to Children

The Anti-Family War & Its Lies


29.3 — May/June 2016

The Light in the Darkness


29.3 — May/June 2016

Hubert and Jan van Eyck's
The Ghent Altarpiece


29.3 — May/June 2016

Loosened Tongues Employed


29.3 — May/June 2016

Book Trailers

Life Under Compulsion; From A to Z to Narnia with C. S. Lewis; and Heaven, Hell, and Purgatory


29.3 — May/June 2016

Eastern Union

The Orthodox Dilemma: Personal Reflections on Global Pan-Orthodox Christian Conciliar Unity
by George Alexander


29.3 — May/June 2016

Merely Sexist?

Women and C. S. Lewis: What His Life and Literature Reveal for Today's Culture
by Carolyn Curtis and Mary Pomroy Key


29.3 — May/June 2016

Enemies on the Left

Takedown: From Communists to Progressives, How the Left Has Sabotaged Family and Marriage
by Paul Kengor


29.3 — May/June 2016

From a Far Country

A Change of Heart: A Personal and Theological Memoir
by Thomas C. Oden


29.3 — May/June 2016

Love Is Love

But Sex Is Sex, the Essential Foundation of Authentic Marriage


29.3 — May/June 2016

Health of the Nation

A Deathbed Reflection on Catholic Social Teaching & Our Future Prospects


29.3 — May/June 2016

It's Not Your Hijab

It's the Theology: In Praise of Wheaton College's Stand


29.3 — May/June 2016

Surgical Fantasy

on Biblical Compassion for Sex-Change Confusion


29.3 — May/June 2016

Emotion Sickness

on the Big Thing That Pixar's Inside Out Left Out


29.3 — May/June 2016

Printing Error

on Anscombe's Final Word on Lewis & Naturalism


29.3 — May/June 2016

Table Graces

on the Blessings of Serving Communion to the Saints


29.3 — May/June 2016

Lyrical Shapes of Fatherly Love


29.3 — May/June 2016

The Gospel Rules


29.3 — May/June 2016

Hailing Deliverance

A Last Trump Before an Apocalypse?


29.3 — May/June 2016

Flailing Democracy

Left-Right Populism versus American Elitism


29.3 — May/June 2016

For the Hill-Dwellers

Christians, Imperialism & the Rule of Law


29.3 — May/June 2016

The Master's Voice

Our Choice Is Obedience or Jesus as Anti-Christ


29.2 — March/April 2016

The Paschal Lamb of God


29.2 — March/April 2016

Ara Pacis Augustae


29.2 — March/April 2016

Loving Sacrifice


29.2 — March/April 2016

Southern Settings


29.2 — March/April 2016

The Conservative Heart: How to Build a Fairer, Happier, and More Prosperous America

by Arthur C. Brooks


29.2 — March/April 2016

Murderers' Row: A Pastor Stephen Grant Novel

by Ray Keating


29.2 — March/April 2016

Chronicling Lilith

The End of Men and the Rise of Women
by Hanna Rosin


29.2 — March/April 2016

Campus Lost

The Coup at Catholic University: The 1968 Revolution in American Catholic Education
by Peter M. Mitchell


29.2 — March/April 2016

Guides to the Perplexing

The Memoirs of Louis Bouyer
J. Pepino, trans.
Louis Bouyer: Memoirs
J. E. Nash, trans. and annot.


29.2 — March/April 2016

Going Public

The Reasonable Role of Religious Faith in Law & Society


29.2 — March/April 2016

Truth for Youth

Newman's Insight into the Predicament of Youth Today


29.2 — March/April 2016

Family Phases

The History of Family Strength in America May Reveal Good News


29.2 — March/April 2016

The Signs of Silence

Many Have Glimpsed a Mystery in the Quiet Intervals


29.2 — March/April 2016

Sound Theology

on the Primacy of the Word Made Auditory


29.2 — March/April 2016

Emancipated Surf

on the Unintended Consequences of First-Wave Feminism


29.2 — March/April 2016

Weather or Not

on Christian Stewardship & Climate Change


29.2 — March/April 2016

Attack Modes

on An Unexpected & Refreshing Lesson in Ethics


29.2 — March/April 2016

The Little Jesus Who Would

on Cutting Christ Down to One Size Fits Whatever We Want


29.2 — March/April 2016

Made Clean by His Body


29.2 — March/April 2016

Mere Christianity Must Go


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

David's Lament


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Apse Mosaic Church of Sant'Apollinare in Classe


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

What Star Is This?


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

The Grace of Incorruption

by Donald Sheehan


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Revealing Snapshots

People and Events That Shaped Christianity by Ralph E. MacKenzie


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Passion for Truth

The Life of John Henry Newman by Fr. Juan R. Vélez


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Sabbath Unrest

Searching for Sunday: Loving, Leaving, and Finding the Church by Rachel Held Evans


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Pulpit Masters

The Pastor as a Public Theologian: Reclaiming a Lost Vision by Kevin J. Vanhoozer and Owen Strachan


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Fidei Defensor

Knowledge and Christian Belief
by Alvin Plantinga


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Campus Recall

The 'Making of Men': The Idea and Reality of Newman's University in Oxford and Dublin by Paul Shrimpton


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

The Vanishing Point of Marriage

How the Minimalist Redefinition Erodes a Foundational Institution


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Glorious Flesh

How Dorothy Sayers Taught Me the Meaning of the Resurrection


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Farewell, Old Chessmate

John Mortimer's Rumpole of the Bailey & the New Rules of the Game


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Idols of the State

Secularists Want All Religion Out of the Public Square, Except Theirs


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Family-Oriented

on How the State of Marriage Looks from China & Within China


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Higher-Order Marriage

on Progressive Myths & Christianity's Deeper Revolution


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Wilberforce for Good

on Marriage, Moral Corruption & the Christian Duty of Witness


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

The City of No God

on the Most Challenging Thought Experiment of All Time


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

The Fleeing of Sorrow


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Not as the Scribes


29.1 — Jan/Feb 2016

Bargain Debasement

Secular Credibility Is a Devilish Temptation


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

King David & the Amalekite


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

The Portinari Altarpiece
by Hugo van der Goes


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

O Great Humility


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

More Treasured Illustrators


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

A Ring of Power

C. S. Lewis and His Circle: Essays and Memoirs from the Oxford C. S. Lewis Society
edited by Roger White, Judith Wolfe, and Brendan Wolfe


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Natural Questions

God's Planet by Owen Gingerich


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Rethinking Lockean Liberty

God, Locke, and Liberty: The Struggle for Religious Freedom in the West by Joseph Loconte


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Spiritual Bread & Culture

The Evangelization of Society Can Benefit from the Spiritual Vision of Christopher Dawson


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

The Artistry of Grace

The Surprising Beauty of Divine Providence in Isak Dinesen's "Babette's Feast"


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

By Their Parades Ye Shall Know Them

The Gods & Worship of Athens, Rome & Toronto


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Ferguson Misery

History, Theology & Mythmaking from a Deadly Encounter


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Advent Teufel and Llama Cookies

on Preparing for Christmas in a Shipwrecked Culture


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Our Christmas Home

on the Deepest Longings of the Restless & the Lonely


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Oh, For a Blank Slate!

on the Honesty of One Heathen & the Excuses of the Lapsed


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Here We Stand

on Opposing Caesar on Same-Sex "Marriage" 


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Wonder & Wandering


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Art and Effrontery


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

Electronic Babies

Virtual Reality as an Opiate of the People


28.6 — Nov/Dec 2015

The Right Side of History?

Few Are Willing to Recognize It


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Philosopher-King


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Madonna di Ca' Pesaro by Titian


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

To Hear the Bridegroom's Voice


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Sisterly Wisdom

LadyLike: Living Biblically
by Rebekah Curtis & Rose Adle


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Odium Generis Humani

The War on Humans
by Wesley J. Smith


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Scandals, Sandals & Biblical Epics

The Dramatic Life, Faith & Films of Cecil B. DeMille


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Cambodia's Anti-Exodus

Remembering Angka & the Idolatry of the Khmer Rouge 40 Years Later


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

The Gospel Out of Egypt

Bishop Angaelos of the Coptic Orthodox Church


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Just You Wait

on the Indispensability of Not Being in Such a Hurry


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Who's Your Teacher?

on Our Sacred Duty to Teach the Devil to Death


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Divine Collections

on the Transformative Power of Mere Hobbies


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Schütz: Baroque Before Bach


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Alpha Academics


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Equal & Ordered

Affirming Both Truths In & Out of Season


28.5 — Sept/Oct 2015

Re: Capitulation

Tony Campolo's Turmoil over Homosexual "Marriage"


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

The Eternal Son


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Anastasis


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Our Dear Land


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Treasured Illustrators


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Looking Back

Turning to Tradition: Converts and the Making of an American Orthodox Church by D. Oliver Herbel


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Stalled by An Ox

A Philosophical Walking Tour with C. S. Lewis: Why It Did Not Include Rome by Stewart Goetz


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Pictures Framed

Why the Critics Are Still Wrong About Norman Rockwell


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

The Publishing Preacher

The Life of Richard John Neuhaus


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

The Prophetic Preacher

In Memoriam: Father Thomas Hopko


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

The Genuine Preacher

What All Clergy Can Learn from Billy Graham


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Jewish Lewis Fans

on a Rabbi's Love for Mere Christianity


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Your Given Name

on the Cure for Any Identity Crisis


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Familiar Characters

on Lessons from a Bible Study in China


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Higher End Gifts

on How You Can Take It with You


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Heaven's Bells


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Not Forgetting Beauty


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

No Argument

We Are Given Clarity About Sexual Morality


28.4 — July/Aug 2015

Majority Report

The Future of Marriage & the Natural Family


28.3 — May/June 2015

Lord of Heaven & Earth


28.3 — May/June 2015

Portico de la Gloria by Master Mateo


28.3 — May/June 2015

Muddled Hymns


28.3 — May/June 2015

The Moral Physician

Practicing Medicine and Ethics: Integrating Wisdom, Conscience, and Goals of Care by Lauris Christopher Kaldjian


28.3 — May/June 2015

An Engaged Woman

Fierce Convictions: The Extraordinary Life of Hannah More— Poet, Reformer, Abolitionist by Karen Swallow Prior


28.3 — May/June 2015

French Future Tense

Soumission by Michel Houellebecq


28.3 — May/June 2015

The Other Americas

The Rebirth of Latin American Christianity by Todd Hartch


28.3 — May/June 2015

Of Bicycles, Sex, & Natural Law

Describing Human Ends & Our Limitations Is Neither Futile Nor Unloving


28.3 — May/June 2015

The Spy Who Turned Witness

Whittaker Chambers's Lonely War Against Godless Collectivism


28.3 — May/June 2015

No Country for Young Children

What Kind of Society Can Countenance Such Evil?


28.3 — May/June 2015

Transfigure or Die Trying

American Orthodoxy in the Public Square


28.3 — May/June 2015

Beyond Words

on Giving & Getting Attention in the Religious Classroom


28.3 — May/June 2015

Dumb Sheep

on the Truth About a Slanderous Accusation


28.3 — May/June 2015

Spirited Hearts

on Why Men Without Chests Are Not Free & Do Not Love


28.3 — May/June 2015

Deep Convictions

on the Formation of Conscience for Good or Ill


28.3 — May/June 2015

Mendelssohn, Memory & Melody


28.3 — May/June 2015

But Is It Interesting?


28.3 — May/June 2015

Ashamed of the Gospel?

The End of Comfortable Christianity


28.2 — March/April 2015

Jesus Now Glorified


28.2 — March/April 2015

The Risen Christ by Michelangelo Buonarotti


28.2 — March/April 2015

A Fast for the Feast


28.2 — March/April 2015

States to Imagine


28.2 — March/April 2015

Valued Voters

The Age of Evangelicalism: America's Born Again Years
by Steven P. Miller


28.2 — March/April 2015

Prognosis Pending

An Anxious Age: The Post-Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of America
by Joseph Bottum


28.2 — March/April 2015

Goodness & State

The Good of Politics: A Biblical, Historical, and Contemporary Introduction
by James W. Skillen


28.2 — March/April 2015

Critical Masses

Young Catholic America: Emerging Adults In, Out of, and Gone from the Church
by Christian Smith, Kyle Longest, Jonathan Hill, and Kari Christoffersen


28.2 — March/April 2015

The Icon of Materialism

Why Scientism's Cherished Progress Narrative Fails


28.2 — March/April 2015

Echoes of Samaria

Finding Jesus & Neighbors in the Holy Land


28.2 — March/April 2015

As Goes Sweden

Neo-Pagan Family Policies Doom Any Recovery


28.2 — March/April 2015

Man, Woman & the Mystery of Christ

An Evangelical Protestant Perspective


28.2 — March/April 2015

Time To Move Along

on How a Good & Faithful Man Says Goodbye


28.2 — March/April 2015

Thine the Deadly Pain

on How a Presbyterian Pastor Rediscovered the Passion


28.2 — March/April 2015

Facing God

on Divine Worship & the Natural Limits of Community


28.2 — March/April 2015

Christus Victoriae


28.2 — March/April 2015

Suffer the Children

How Can the Young Flourish Without Peace?


28.1 — January/February 2015

Two Moral Worlds


28.1 — January/February 2015

Crucifix by José Aragón


28.1 — January/February 2015

Schooled for Sacrifice


28.1 — January/February 2015

East Meets Aquinas

Orthodox Readings of Aquinas
by Marcus Plested


28.1 — January/February 2015

The Stages of Conversion

I Once Was Lost
by Don Everts and Doug Schaupp
Forming Intentional Disciples
by Sherry A. Weddell


28.1 — January/February 2015

No Safe Deposit

Risky Gospel: Abandon Fear and Build Something Awesome
by Owen Strachan


28.1 — January/February 2015

Roman Renewal

Evangelical Catholicism: Deep Reform in the 21st-Century Church
by George Weigel


28.1 — January/February 2015

The Coming Perfect Storm

Five Reasons Why Freedom of Religion & Conscience Is in Peril


28.1 — January/February 2015

Gay Christians?

The Grave Danger Coming Out Poses to Christian Churches


28.1 — January/February 2015

Living in the Land of Cain

The Sad Journey of Marriage & Sex from Lambeth to the Land of Nod


28.1 — January/February 2015

Mission Nary Impossible

The Unevangelized May Be Better & Worse than Savages


28.1 — January/February 2015

Altered Matrimony

on State Impositions & Church Acquiescence


28.1 — January/February 2015

Sojourner Truths

on Living as a Stranger in a Stranger Land


28.1 — January/February 2015

A Girl with a Palantír

on Education, Handheld Devices & A Young Girl Reading


28.1 — January/February 2015

The Sound of Perpetual Light


28.1 — January/February 2015

Kinderszenen


28.1 — January/February 2015

Resurrection, Dust, and Ashes

Cremation Is a Counter-Christian Witness


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

A Refused Glory


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

The School of Athens, Raffaello Sanzio


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Love Came Down


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Christian Heroes for Children


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Man Completed

Becoming Human: Meditations on Christian Anthropology in Word and Image
by John Behr


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Post Mortem

Culture and the Death of God
by Terry Eagleton


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Shakespeare, Humble & Ardent

Any Quest to Understand the Bard Requires Humility & Ardor


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Anselm & Aslan

C. S. Lewis & the Ontological Argument


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

The Light of the Nightingale

The Gospel Story Resonates Throughout H. C. Andersen's Beloved Tale


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Tales of Forbidden Stereotypes

Real-Life Men & Women & the Tragic Loss of Human Comedy


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Please Hold the Chicken

on the Childish Interruptions That Make Up Real Life


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Most Beloved Inklings

on the Latin Letters of C. S. Lewis & Don Giovanni Calabria


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

The Constant Convert

on the Life & Witness of the Late Stratford Caldecott


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Moses & Job

on the Meekest of the Servants of God


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

The Wonder of His Works


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

The Best Years of Life


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

A City upon a Hill


27.6 — Nov/Dec 2014

Flagging Faith

Caesar in the Sanctuary


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Vineyard of the Son


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

La Disputa, Raffaello Sanzio


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

What Did He Do?


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

In Yonder Stalled

The Silence of Animals: On Progress and Other Modern Myths
by John Gray


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Wesley's Partisans

Methodism and Politics in the Twentieth Century by Mark Tooley


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Shades of Divinity

On the God of the Christians (and on one or two others) by Rémi Brague


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

No Offense Taken

What Is Marriage? Man and Woman: A Defense
by Sherif Girgis, Ryan T. Anderson, and Robert P. George


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

The Business of Spiritual Man

The Role of Christianity in Peter Drucker's Early Work


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

The Hundred Years' War

The Culture of Death's Campaign Against the Catholic Church


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

The Light of Everyman

Benedict XVI's Regensburg Lecture, St. John's Proemium & Intercultural Understanding


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Once Seized, Fits All

The Hegemony of the Common Core Educational Standards


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Food for Thought

on Growing Vegetables as a Primer in Moral Philosophy


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Absence of Evil

on the Surprising Augustinian Grammar of The Great Gatsby


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Songs Without Borders

on Why Springsteen's "The River" Couldn't Be Written Today


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Thou Shalt Now Covet

on Spiritual Evolution & the Myth of Equal Rights


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Bach to Basics


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Ministry & Learning


27.5 — Sept/Oct 2014

Eyeing the Sanctuary

Freedom for Churches Affirmed . . . For Now


27.4 — July/August 2014

The Stars of Abraham


27.4 — July/August 2014

The Blessing Christ


27.4 — July/August 2014

Bread & Ruminations


27.4 — July/August 2014

Saints for Children


27.4 — July/August 2014

Not So Far

Writing from Left to Right: My Journey from Liberal to Conservative
by Michael Novak


27.4 — July/August 2014

Hindsight

The Twilight of the American Enlightenment: The 1950s and the Crisis of Liberalism
by George M. Marsden


27.4 — July/August 2014

One President, Under God

The Measure of Dwight D. Eisenhower's Christian Faith


27.4 — July/August 2014

The Things Freely Given

The Bible, Sacred Theology & the Mind of Christ


27.4 — July/August 2014

The Art & Craft of Shakespeare

An Interview with Peter Leithart


27.4 — July/August 2014

Through Others' Eyes

on the Limited Virtues of Reading


27.4 — July/August 2014

Duly Noted

on the Necessity of Song in Worship


27.4 — July/August 2014

Rest for the War-Weary

on a Marine Chaplain & the Legacy of Okinawa


27.4 — July/August 2014

An Unexpected Apologist

on Robert W. Fogel & the Christian Legacy on Slavery


27.4 — July/August 2014

The Very Rev. Allen

on the Passing of Bishop Pike's Celebrated Convert


27.4 — July/August 2014

Howells' Continuum


27.4 — July/August 2014

Lemuel's Manhood


27.4 — July/August 2014

The City Limits

What Can Be Expected from Political Princes?


27.3 — May/June 2014

The Essential Ascension


27.3 — May/June 2014

As the Old Sing, So Pipe the Young
by Jan Steen


27.3 — May/June 2014

A Circle of Grace


27.3 — May/June 2014

More Sheep for Slaughter

The Global War on Christians: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Anti-Christian Persecution
by John L. Allen, Jr.


27.3 — May/June 2014

Not Bunk

Why Study History? Reflecting on the Importance of the Past by John Fea


27.3 — May/June 2014

The Gospel Truth of Jesus

What Happens to Apologetics If We Add "Legend" to the Trilemma "Liar, Lunatic, or Lord"?


27.3 — May/June 2014

Sex & the American Experience

Facts versus Stereotypes About Love & Marriage in the Land of the Free


27.3 — May/June 2014

Religious Freedom & Why It Matters

Working in the Spirit of John Leland


27.3 — May/June 2014

ENDA's Game

on Deviant Sexual Behavior as a Civil Right


27.3 — May/June 2014

Stale Mated

on Why Defending Life & Marriage Has Gone Badly


27.3 — May/June 2014

Virtue Reanimated

on the Subversive Conservatism of Pixar


27.3 — May/June 2014

Aslan Knows Best

on the Chronicles of Cancer in the Life of C. S. Lewis


27.3 — May/June 2014

Gone & Forgotten

on a Lost World & Our Alien Nation


27.3 — May/June 2014

A Tudor Tutorial


27.3 — May/June 2014

God's Shadow


27.3 — May/June 2014

Stand Firm

Or End Up on the Wrong Side of Eschatology


27.2 — March/April 2014

The Paschal Comedy


27.2 — March/April 2014

Ecce Homo by Tiziano Vecellio (Titian)


27.2 — March/April 2014

An Easter Trinity


27.2 — March/April 2014

Too Much, Too Soon


27.2 — March/April 2014

The Ineffable

Hallowed Be Thy Name: The Name-Glorifying Dispute in the Russian Orthodox Church and on Mt. Athos, 1912-1914
by Tom Dykstra


27.2 — March/April 2014

Holy Space

The Church Building as a Sacred Place: Beauty, Transcendence, and the Eternal
by Duncan G. Stroik


27.2 — March/April 2014

Cormac McCarthy & the Ironwork Elm

The Dark Novels of an Enigmatic Writer Show Signs of Embedded Grace


27.2 — March/April 2014

Poetry Above Compulsion

Higher Education Should Advance the Glorious Liberty of the Sons of God


27.2 — March/April 2014

Heaven, Hell & Christ On Ice

What I Encountered During a Geological Expedition in Greenland


27.2 — March/April 2014

Easter Field

on an Old Cemetery Opening Soon


27.2 — March/April 2014

The Rights of Aphrodite

on C. S. Lewis & the New State Paganism


27.2 — March/April 2014

Our Final Draft

on the Revisionist Narrative of Christian Hope


27.2 — March/April 2014

The Chosen Book

on Reading the Hebrew Bible as Philosophy


27.2 — March/April 2014

The Transcendental Canon


27.2 — March/April 2014

Melodious Order

Calvin Stapert's A New Song for an Old World: Musical Thought in the Early Church


27.2 — March/April 2014

Ducking the Issue

Phil Robertson's Problem Is Ours


27.2 — March/April 2014

Jesus Saves

Why Touchstone Is Still Christian After All These Years


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Esther & Joseph


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

The Feast in the House of Levi
by Paolo Caliari (Veronese)


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

And He Shall Purify


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

For Notre Dame

Battling for the Heart and Soul of a Catholic University
by Wilson D. Miscamble, C.S.C.


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

A Science of Man

Treatise on Human Nature: The Complete Text (Summa Theologiae I, Questions 75–102)
by Thomas Aquinas, translated by Alfred J. Freddoso


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Fallen Family

How the West Really Lost God: A New Theory of Secularization
by Mary Eberstadt


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Forward Progress

Return to Order: From a Frenzied Economy to an Organic Christian Society
by John Horvat II


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Roe v. History

How the U.S. Supreme Court Falsified the Record of Legislation Protecting Life


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Love's Beckoning

Loving the Unborn Is Difficult but Necessary If Human Love Is to Survive


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Chastity's Children

Sexual Reality, Procreation & the Wisdom of Virtuous Love


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Activist for Life

An Interview with Joseph M. Scheidler


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Multiplication Tabled

on the Problem of Preaching About "Responsible Parenthood"


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

Worthy of Life

on the Wrong Choices Given to Parents of Disabled Children


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

The Gift of Greg

on My Special-Needs Son as an Agent of Grace


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

The Quandary of the Good Woman Pastor


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

It's a Wonderful World

George MacDonald & Phantastes


27.1 — Jan/Feb 2014

The New Martyrs

Witnesses to the Conversion of a Culture


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

The Many Storied Prophets


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

Rembrandt van Rijn's Self-Portrait as the Apostle Paul


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

Like a Thief in the Night


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

A Change of Place


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

The Devil, You Say

I Am Not Afraid: Demon Possession and Spiritual Warfare
by Robert H. Bennett


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

The Christian Reason

Imaginative Apologetics: Theology, Philosophy and the Catholic Tradition
edited by Andrew Davison


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

Have Icon, Will Travel

The Ministry of an Orthodox Army Chaplain in Southwest Asia Post-9/11


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

The Gnostic Evangelist

The Neo-Gnostic "Alternative Christianity" of Elaine Pagels


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

A Divine Gift of the Muses

The Great Epics Are Theological & Mark the Hard Path to Beatitude


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

My Favorite Party

on Christmas Pizzas, Hospitality & the Best Gift of All


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

The Burt Carols

on the Musical Gifts of a Jazz Musician's Christmas Cards


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

Grace & Truce

on the Cutting Edge of God's "Peace on Earth"


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

The World of the Rings

on Why Peter Jackson Was Unable to Film Tolkien's Moral Tale


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

What the Documents Say


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

On Earth As It Is in Heaven

Heavenly Participation: The Weaving of a Sacramental Tapestry by Hans Boersma


26.6 — Nov/Dec 2013

At Dusk in the Jungle

A Deadly Culture Needs More than Legal Remedies


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Peter, Apostle


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Raffaello Sanzio's The Sistine Madonna


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

The Lord of The Harvest


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Readable & Repeatable

The Collected Works of G. K. Chesterton Vol. 36: The Illustrated London News, 1932–1934


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Rediscovering Our Roots

The Theology of Pope Benedict XVI: The Christocentric Shift by Emery de Gaál


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

God Save the Queen

A People of One Book: The Bible and the Victorians by Timothy Larson


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

The Augustinian Luther

A Pilgrimage in Search of the Reformer's Spiritual Director


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

More than Schooling

The Perils of Pragmatism in Christian Attitudes Toward the Liberal Arts


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

The Rest of Creation

Reflections on the Sabbath in Time & Eternity


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Christian Schools & Racial Realities

on Desegregation & the Rise of Christian Education in the South


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Hagia Sophia

on the Holy Wisdom at the Roots of Philosophy


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Lest Ye Forget The Covenant

asks, What Happened to the Ten Commandments?


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

What the Bishop Didn't Say


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Communicable Dis-ease

Thomas de Zengotita's Mediated: How the Media Shapes Your World and the Way You Live in It


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Darwin's Doubt Still Mine


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

Good News or Dead End?

Genuine Seekers & Holy Irrelevance


26.5 — Sept/Oct 2013

American Idolatry

Meditations on Same-Sex Marriage


26.4 — July/August 2013

Amos into Scripture


26.4 — July/August 2013

Jan van Eyck's The Madonna in a Church


26.4 — July/August 2013

Can These Bones Live?

The Anticipatory Corpse: Medicine, Power, and the Care of the Dying
by Jeffrey P. Bishop


26.4 — July/August 2013

Primary Graces

When I Was a Child I Read Books
by Marilynne Robinson


26.4 — July/August 2013

God's Child

The Odd Thomas Series
by Dean Koontz


26.4 — July/August 2013

The Door to Paradise

A Christian Reflection on the Attractions & Shortcomings of Buddhism


26.4 — July/August 2013

Kramer's Criteria

Hilton Kramer's Life of Cultural Discernment Meant Speaking Truth to Art


26.4 — July/August 2013

Euripides' Beatific Vision

An Ancient Greek Drama Awakened a Powerful New Longing in Its Audiences


26.4 — July/August 2013

Pauline Scholar, Meet Homeric Scholar

How Textual Analysis Misses Authorial Genius & Literary Inspiration


26.4 — July/August 2013

Feint of Heart

on a So-Called Truce in the War Against Marriage


26.4 — July/August 2013

Cyber Schooling

on Internet Universities & Flesh-and-Blood Teachers 


26.4 — July/August 2013

Notes on the Sect System

on the Unchristian Maneuvers of the Sectarian Mind


26.4 — July/August 2013

On the Road to Paul

on Why the Apostle to the Gentiles Changed His Name


26.4 — July/August 2013

Patriot Dust


26.4 — July/August 2013

Cooney & Rylant


26.4 — July/August 2013

Trinity & Modernity

Colin Gunton's The One, the Three and the Many: God, Creation and the Culture of Modernity


26.4 — July/August 2013

Just Christians

On Homosexuality & Christian Identity


26.3 — May/June 2013

Paul's Apology


26.3 — May/June 2013

The Burial of the Count of Orgaz


26.3 — May/June 2013

Readers & Believers

Inklings of Reality: Essays Toward a Christian Philosophy of Letters by Donald T. Williams


26.3 — May/June 2013

A Fierce Holiness

The Terrible Speed of Mercy: A Spiritual Biography of Flannery O'Connor by Jonathan Rogers


26.3 — May/June 2013

Endorsement and Academic Freedom

Debates About Commencement Speakers & Student Groups Reveal a Double Standard


26.3 — May/June 2013

Into All the World

Testing John Loftus's "Outsider Test for Faith" Shows Why There Are Billions of Christians Today


26.3 — May/June 2013

The Thessalonian Brothers

The Legacy of the Mission of Cyril & Methodius 1,150 Years Later


26.3 — May/June 2013

Whispers of Doom

Jonathan V. Last on Faith, Hope & the Coming Population Implosion


26.3 — May/June 2013

The Logos of Beauty

on the Eyes of the Heart & the Glory of God


26.3 — May/June 2013

The Man Who Was Doodling

on G. K. Chesterton & the Art of Casual Sketching


26.3 — May/June 2013

Blessed Assistance

on the Un-humanitarian Charity of Martin de Porres


26.3 — May/June 2013

The Pharmakon Athanasias

on Worshiping the Lord Without Lying About the Faith


26.3 — May/June 2013

Our Quiet Lord


26.3 — May/June 2013

The Lost Sense of Learning

Poetic Knowledge: The Recovery of Education by James S. Taylor


26.3 — May/June 2013

A Doubting Thomas


26.3 — May/June 2013

Passing It On

Benedict XVI's Fidelity on Behalf of the Faithful


26.3 — May/June 2013

Hard to Swallow

Public Health, Government Obesity & Church Resistance


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

The Gospel of Isaiah


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

Poussin's The Holy Family on the Steps


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

Not Lost for Words

Mortality by Christopher Hitchens
Farewell Fear by Theodore Dalrymple


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

Diabolical Science

The Devil's Delusion: Atheism and Its Scientific Pretensions by David Berlinski


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

Imperial Science

Where the Conflict Really Lies: Science, Religion, and Naturalism by Alvin Plantinga


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

The End Is Clear

Death and Afterlife: A Theological Introduction by Terence Nichols


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

In War for Peace

General George C. Marshall's Core Convictions & Ethical Leadership


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

Faith Against Faith

Whittaker Chambers, Potemkin Villages & the Ongoing War


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

All This in Remembrance

The History & Revelation of Anamnesis in Platonic, Jewish & Christian Thought


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

No Dead Man's Prayer

on the Suffering of Faith & the Paradox of Psalm 88


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

The Yeast We Can Do

on Two Kinds of Leaven & Three Spiritual Disciplines


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

Body of Evidence

on Liberal Klingons & the Hard Facts of Christian Faith


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

The Greatest Drama Ever

on Reading Dorothy Sayers's Play Cycle for Lent


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

Hard to Reach

on Clarity, Mystery & Their Demands on Preachers & Hearers


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

At the Cross of Jesus


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

Mission Conversion

Foolishness to the Greeks by Lesslie Newbigin


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

The Fog of Money

Bubbleheadedness & the General Law of Chickens


26.2 — Mar/Apr 2013

The New Heretics

Believers Are No Longer Credible as Public Citizens


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

The Reader of Hearts


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Andrei Rublev's The Trinity


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

The Oslo Syndrome

Peace, They Say: A History of the Nobel Peace Prize, the Most Famous and Controversial Prize in the World
by Jay Nordlinger


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Heart Work

Mere Apologetics: How to Help Seekers & Skeptics Find Faith
by Alister E. McGrath


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Matter & Humanity

The Mind and the Machine: What It Means to Be Human and Why It Matters
by Matthew Dickerson


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Shared Treasure

Luke
by David Lyle Jeffrey


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Lost & Found in the Cosmos

The Alternate & Alternative Worlds of H. P. Lovecraft & C. S. Lewis


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

An Engaging Proposal

Lessons on Courtship & Covenantal Marriage from Ancient Israel


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Scarborough Needs Men

Manly Chastity, Hedonism & the Law of Non-contradiction


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Going Home

on Hometown Reunions & the End of All Our Foes


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Nursery Crimes

on the Move from Abortion to Infanticide


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Sexual Iconoclasm

on Christian Honesty About the Harm of Fornication


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Interlocking Hearts

on the Consequential Metaphysics of Sexual Union


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

The Destroyer of Peace

on Abortion as a Matter of National Welfare


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

A Musical Work of Mercy


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Reliable Authors of Picture Books


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Recognition of Disconnection

What Are People For by Wendell Berry


26.1 — Jan/Feb 2013

Same Country, Different Worlds

The Events of Christ's Life Remind Us That We Have a New Race to Run


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

The Lover of Mankind


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Raphael's Alba Madonna


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Humanity's Nature

Nature's End: The Theological Meaning of the New Genetics by Richard Sherlock


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Catechism's Ostracism

Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics by Ross Douthat


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Clashing Symbols

The Loss of Aristotelian Logic & the Social, Moral & Sexual Consequences


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Virginia's Revival Fire

The Story of One Culture's Spiritual Rise from the Literal Ashes


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Matthew's Genesis

The Genealogy of Jesus Resets the Stage for the Old & New Testaments


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Spenser's Feast

on the Theological Depth of a Neglected Wedding Hymn


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

The Recycled Goat

on the Adventures of Gift-Giving in a Large Family


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Moynihan's Family Arc

on the Missing Element in a Government Jobs Strategy


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Death of a Wild Thing

on Maurice Sendak & the Horror of a Domesticated Gospel


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Creator of the Stars of Night


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Easter & Ethics

Oliver O'Donovan's Resurrection and Moral Order: An Outline for Evangelical Ethics


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Persian Conversions


25.6 — Nov/Dec 2012

Square None

Pious Public Silence Is Dereliction of Duty (Unless You're Amish)


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

The New Healing


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Albrecht Dürer's Noli Me Tangere


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Believe It or Not

The Language of Science and Faith: Straight Answers to Genuine Questions
by Karl W. Giberson
and Francis S. Collins


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Fishtown vs. Belmont

Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010
by Charles Murray


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Lin Yutang & the New China

Is One Man's Legacy a Reason to Hope for the Nation's Future?


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Detectives of Significance

Sherlock Holmes, Umberto Eco & the Search for Meaning


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Changing Times & Permanent Things

An Inquiry into "Progressive" Ideas in Light of the Moral Universe


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Unsafe Sacrament

on Death in Baptism as a Necessary Prerequisite to Resurrection


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Easy Burden

on the Blessings & Challenges of Homeschooling


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

United in Reverence

on Christian Orthodoxy & the Self-Revelation of God


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Believe Free or Die

on Mathematical Certainty & the Liberty of Faith


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Ascending & Descending Glory


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Sorted by Subject


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

The Five Books of Peterson

Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places: A Conversation in Spiritual Theology by Eugene Peterson


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

Conscience Cause

Religious Liberty & the Affordable Care Act


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

No We Can't

The Delusions of Backing the Abortion Regime


25.5 — Sept/Oct 2012

The Man Alive

Irenaeus Did Not Teach Self-Fulfillment


25.4 — July/August 2012

Early Education


25.4 — July/August 2012

Albrecht Durer's Vision of the Seven Candlesticks


25.4 — July/August 2012

Hero Among the Wounded

The Humane Vision of Wendell Berry
edited by Mark T. Mitchell and Nathan Schlueter


25.4 — July/August 2012

Changing Churches

Journeys of Faith: Evangelicalism, Eastern Orthodoxy, Catholicism, and Anglicanism
edited by Robert L. Plummer


25.4 — July/August 2012

Terrorism and Its Civilized Discontents

An Eastern Orthodox Ethical Reflection on Torture as Counter-Terrorism


25.4 — July/August 2012

Scripture in the Age of Google

The Digital Bible & How We Can Read It


25.4 — July/August 2012

Passing Through the Sirens

The Trials of the Christian Wayfarer in the World


25.4 — July/August 2012

All the Lonely People

The Corrosive & Far-Reaching Fallout of the Sexual Revolution


25.4 — July/August 2012

Requiem for a Nixon Man

The Redemption of Charles Colson's Loyalty


25.4 — July/August 2012

Song of Jupiter

on the Hymn That Turned His World Around


25.4 — July/August 2012

The Guilty Generation

on an Unnoticed Transformation of the Cause of Disease


25.4 — July/August 2012

Catharsis? Caritas!

on the Crucial Limits of Art's Power to Transform


25.4 — July/August 2012

Fierce Charity

on the Christian's Duty to Be Strictly Loving


25.4 — July/August 2012

Shaped, Fixed & Free

on the Divine Gift of Truth


25.4 — July/August 2012

A Song for a Nation


25.4 — July/August 2012

Image & Reality

An Antique Drum: The World as Image by Thomas Howard


25.4 — July/August 2012

Out from the Ether


25.4 — July/August 2012

Changed Agents

Without Conversion We Labor in Vain


25.3 — May/June 2012

The Victorious Procession of Christ


25.3 — May/June 2012

Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man


25.3 — May/June 2012

Knowledge Revival

Beauty for Truth’s Sake: On the Re-enchantment of Education by Stratford Caldecott


25.3 — May/June 2012

Silenced Partner

Alfred Russel Wallace: A Rediscovered Life by Michael A. Flannery


25.3 — May/June 2012

Life on Purpose

The Good Atheist: Living a Purpose-Filled Life Without God by Dan Barker

Surprised by Meaning: Science, Faith, and How We Make Sense of Things by Alister E. McGrath


25.3 — May/June 2012

America's Theologian

The Theology of Jonathan Edwards by Michael J. McClymond and Gerald R. McDermott


25.3 — May/June 2012

The Centurion

Prison Fellowship Founder Charles Colson's Final Mission for Christian Faith & Culture
by James M. Kushiner


25.3 — May/June 2012

About Face

Why I’m Not on Facebook: An Open Letter to Christian College Students


25.3 — May/June 2012

The Soul of Liberty

Calls for Freedom, Democracy & Secularism End Up with None of the Above


25.3 — May/June 2012

Student Assembly

Today’s Mass Education Pushes Children Away from Virtue into Mere Hygiene


25.3 — May/June 2012

Interfaith Ignorance

on Religious Illiteracy & Its Discontents


25.3 — May/June 2012

Mars Hill Travelers

on a Taoist, a Stoic & the Awareness of God


25.3 — May/June 2012

The Way of the Class

on Suffering Education as a Discipline from God


25.3 — May/June 2012

Just Sayin'

on What We Used to Know vs. What We Know Now


25.3 — May/June 2012

A Rabbi's Error

on Jonathan Sacks’s Mistake About Christians


25.3 — May/June 2012

In the Key of Christ


25.3 — May/June 2012

You Decide!


25.3 — May/June 2012

Musical Measures

James Gaines's Evening in the Palace of Reason: Bach Meets Frederick the Great in the Age of Enlightenment


25.3 — May/June 2012

If They Perish

The Missing Piece of the Middle East


25.3 — May/June 2012

Party Over Time

Unfortunately, We Were Right in 2003


25.3 — May/June 2012

The Welfare Snare

Christian Conflict with the Liberal State Is by Design


25.2 — March/April 2012

Theology & the Mind of Christ


25.2 — March/April 2012

Barocci's Annunciation


25.2 — March/April 2012

Fair Reprieve

Beauty Will Save the World: Recovering the Human in an Ideological Age by Gregory Wolfe


25.2 — March/April 2012

Measuring Bush

The Man in the Middle: An Inside Account of Faith and Politics in the George W. Bush Era by Timothy S. Goeglein


25.2 — March/April 2012

Highways of the Heart

Existential Reasons for Belief in God: A Defense of Desires and Emotions for Faith by Clifford Williams


25.2 — March/April 2012

Freedom’s Finis Flight?


25.2 — March/April 2012

From Modernity To Auschwitz

The Secular & Anti-Christian Origins of the Holocaust


25.2 — March/April 2012

Our Babel of Bibles

Scripture, Translation & the Possibility of Spiritual Understanding


25.2 — March/April 2012

God’s Place & Ours

On Mutability & the Lost Virtue of Steadfastness


25.2 — March/April 2012

Anchored Away

on Sailors Keeping Faith on Land & Sea


25.2 — March/April 2012

Heaven’s Gate

on Touching Eternity Through the Death of a Believer


25.2 — March/April 2012

Wholly Grounded

on a Few Facts I Learned in the Holy Land


25.2 — March/April 2012

Cross Purposes

on the Silent Witness of a Crucifix in a Classroom


25.2 — March/April 2012

Fast & See That the Lord Is Good


25.2 — March/April 2012

What's God Got to Do with It?

Craig Gay's The Way of the (Modern) World: Or, Why It's Tempting to Live As If God Doesn't Exist


25.2 — March/April 2012

Peace-Seeking Muslims


25.2 — March/April 2012

Saints by Numbers

Will the Religious Inherit the Earth?


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

God's Word & Me


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

Rembrandt & the Speaking Image of Christ


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

Poetry & Philosophy

Language Redeemed: Chaucer’s Mature Poetry by David Williams


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

For the Common Good

Good and Bad Ways to Think About Religion and Politics by by Robert Benne


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

Pieper’s Pearl

The Platonic Myths by Josef Pieper


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

A Grand Illusion

The Short Life of German Multiculturalism


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

The Medium Is the Mediator

The Christian Humanism of Marshall McLuhan


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

Marriage Made for Heaven

On Lust & the Proper Schooling of Sexual Desire


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

Why Fight Same-Sex Marriage?

Is There Really That Much at Stake?


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

Never Absolute Zero

on Jack London’s Failure to Keep Morality Out of “To Build a Fire”


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

Man Up, Lady Down

on the Demise of Ladies & Gentlemen in Higher Education


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

What Is Man?

on What Raskolnikov Knew & Translators Have Lost


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

Discovering Old Favorites


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

Songs of Thankfulness & Praise


25.1 — Jan/Feb 2012

The Gift of the Jews

God's Chosen People & Our Messiah


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Sinners All


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Lutheran Deformation

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada Votes for Decline


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Divine Morals

At the Roots of Christian Bioethics: Critical Essays on the Thought of H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr.
edited by Ana Smith Iltis and Mark J. Cherry


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

A Fine Awareness

Newman and His Contemporaries
by Edward Short


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

A Measured Life

G. K. Chesterton: A Biography by Ian Ker


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Liberty, Conscience & Autonomy

How the Culture War of the Roaring Twenties Set the Stage for Today’s Catholic & Evangelical Alliance


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Ancient Crossroads

Intimations of Jesus Christ in the Greek Tragedies


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Jesus & the Neo-Deists

Sweden’s New Civil Church Is Not an Icon of Christ but a Mirror of Man


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Food, Noise, Fire!

on the Bethlehem Baboon & Other Christmas Traditions


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

The Devil's Calendar

on a Stealthy Theft of Christian Holy Days


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Statutes of Liberty

on the Tyranny of Modern Freedom versus the Freedom of Jesus


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Dead End Times

on the Apocalyptic Fears of the Secularists


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

In the Bleak Midwinter


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

The Tyranny of Tolerance

A. J. Conyers's The Long Truce: How Toleration Made the World Safe for Power and Profit


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Freed Science


24.6 — Nov/Dec 2011

Prodigal Cant

The Lord's Truth & the Casualty of Politics


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Fullness of Faith


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Nuns Interrupted

The Fate of Slovakia’s Religious Orders During & After Communist Rule


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

A Better Homeland

Learning to Die in Miami: Confessions of a Refugee Boy by Carlos Eire


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

A Friendship of Letters

On the Correspondence Between Thomas Merton & Dorothy Day


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

A Many-Storied Monastic

A Critical Memoir of Thomas Merton at Gethsemani Abbey


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

The Way of St. James

My 500-Mile Pilgrimage on El Camino de Santiago


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Leaven Disciples

A Discussion of James Davison Hunter’s To Change the World


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

The French Connection

The Many Parallels Between France’s Revolution & Today’s Anti-Christian Secularism


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Ecumenical Orthodoxy

Touchstone’s 25 Years of Common Witness


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Pupils Delighted

on Wondering or Wandering Through College Education


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Hear the Angel Voices

on the Versified Dogma of Christian Worship


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Welcoming Antichrist

on Living Comfortably with the Sectarian Impulse


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Table Manners

on the Welcoming Catholicity of Closed Communion


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Magic Moments


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Leisure Suits Us

On Josef Pieper's Leisure, the Basis of Culture


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Northwoods Ecumenism

A Surprising Little Angle on Unity


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

The Suffering Church

Mere Christianity Is Fundamentally Cruciform


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

Making a Statement

The Manhattan Declaration Is Even More Timely


24.5 — Sept/Oct 2011

We, the Enemy

The Liberal State & the Decline of Pluralism


24.4 — July/August 2011

The Man of Prayer


24.4 — July/August 2011

Muddle East

The "Arab Spring" As Viewed by Three Non-Arab Neighbors


24.4 — July/August 2011

Tudor Makeover

Wolf Hall
by Hilary Mantel


24.4 — July/August 2011

Woe Are We

Prodigal Nation: Moral Decline and Divine Punishment from New England to 9/11
by Andrew R. Murphy


24.4 — July/August 2011

Christ & Culture, II

To Change the World: The Irony, Tragedy, and Possibility of Christianity in the Late Modern World
by James Davison Hunter


24.4 — July/August 2011

God & Freedom

Conservative Foundations of the Liberal Order
by Daniel J. Mahoney
God and the Atlantic
by Thomas Albert Howard


24.4 — July/August 2011

Behind the Veil

The Truth We Don’t Know About Fairies, Leprechauns, UFOs, ETs & Other Entities


24.4 — July/August 2011

My Water, His Wine

A Small Life-Comedy in Four Acts


24.4 — July/August 2011

Mardi Gras For All

on Growing Up Baptist Among Bible Belt Catholics


24.4 — July/August 2011

Godly Hobbits

on the Pentecostalism of Tolkien’s Inspired Heroes


24.4 — July/August 2011

Stirred by Shakers

on the Elegant Errors of a Failed Sect


24.4 — July/August 2011

Reformed to Death

on the Future of Feminized Liberal Judaism


24.4 — July/August 2011

Bobos, but Not Paradise

Daniel Bell's The Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism


24.4 — July/August 2011

The Pope & Intelligent Science


24.4 — July/August 2011

An Inconvenient Task

More Than Workers Migrate Between the U.S. & Mexico


24.3 — May/June 2011

From the Cross


24.3 — May/June 2011

There Is A Country for Old Men

Where the Old Warrior Looks Up & Finds That Death Has Been Defeated


24.3 — May/June 2011

Truth Recall

Saving Leonardo: A Call to Resist the Secular Assault on Mind, Morals, and Meaning by Nancy Pearcey


24.3 — May/June 2011

Ploughboy's Book

The Bible in English: Its History and Influence by David Daniell


24.3 — May/June 2011

CounterPunch

The Last Superstition: A Refutation of the New Atheism by Edward Feser


24.3 — May/June 2011

Surprised by Awe

C. S. Lewis & Rudolf Otto’s The Idea of the Holy


24.3 — May/June 2011

Course Corrections

Whither the Evangelical Colleges?


24.3 — May/June 2011

God's English

The Making & Endurance of the King James Bible, 1611-2011


24.3 — May/June 2011

Lost at Sea

on the Dawn Treader’s Voyage of Self-Discovery


24.3 — May/June 2011

This I Know

on the Love of Jesus & the Love of a Mother


24.3 — May/June 2011

Like, a Virgin?

on Christian Courtship & the Awkward Question of Sexual History


24.3 — May/June 2011

His God & Ours

on Why We Can Be Brothers & Sisters in Christ


24.3 — May/June 2011

Opening Day


24.3 — May/June 2011

No Time Like the Present

Gilbert Meilaender's The Taste for the Other: The Social and Ethical Thought of C. S. Lewis


24.3 — May/June 2011

Arousing Ourselves to Death

Porn Is Ravaging Our Churches


24.2 — March/April 2011

Balaam & Balak


24.2 — March/April 2011

Traveling Kit

Hope in a Scattering Time: A Life of Christopher Lasch by Eric Miller


24.2 — March/April 2011

Courage & Conversion

An Interview with Hadley Arkes


24.2 — March/April 2011

The Utilitarian Prince

Tolstoy’s Stepan Oblonsky & the Pleasure Principle That Doesn’t Work


24.2 — March/April 2011

Our Numbered Days

Certain Death & the Last Lectures of Socrates & Jesus


24.2 — March/April 2011

The Talk of Cana & Jerusalem

What We Can Learn from Two Conversations Between Jesus & His Mother


24.2 — March/April 2011

Fast Long & Prosper

on Christian Asceticism & the Misguided Quest for Longevity


24.2 — March/April 2011

Acquainted with Grief

on the Christian’s Final Word About Suffering


24.2 — March/April 2011

My Pain & Gain

on the Blessings of a Bum Leg


24.2 — March/April 2011

The Incautious Apologist

on Reticence & the Mysteries of Sin & Salvation


24.2 — March/April 2011

Distant Recall

Colin Gunton's Enlightenment and Alienation: An Essay Towards a Trinitarian Theology


24.2 — March/April 2011

Gospel Out of Reach

Why "Apologetics" Is So Often Wrong


24.1 — January/February 2011

David's Reliance


24.1 — January/February 2011

Family Takeover

A United Nations Treaty Will Undermine Both the Family & the US Constitution


24.1 — January/February 2011

Bad Ideas & Their Consequences

Intellectuals and Society
by Thomas Sowell


24.1 — January/February 2011

Sanger's Victory

How Planned Parenthood's Founder Played the Christians, and Won


24.1 — January/February 2011

The Romance of Domesticity

Marriage Thrives in Reality, Not in Our Dreams


24.1 — January/February 2011

Let No Man Join Together

An Orthodox Christian View of a Beseiged Sacrament


24.1 — January/February 2011

Two Souls, One Flesh

The Divine Invention of Man & Marriage Is a Prodigious Mystery


24.1 — January/February 2011

Secular Grendel

Ruminations on the Monstrous Envy of the Soul-Devouring State


24.1 — January/February 2011

Waiting for God?

on the Meaning of “Providentially, Just in Time”


24.1 — January/February 2011

Passages of Time

on the Gap Theory & Biblical Chronologies


24.1 — January/February 2011

From Ode to Joy FM

on the Sale of a Lutheran Classical Station


24.1 — January/February 2011

The Jewish Indictment

on the Gospel of Christ & the Law of the Lord


24.1 — January/February 2011

Primary Intelligence


24.1 — January/February 2011

Who Strangled God?

James Turner's Without God, Without Creed: The Origins of Unbelief in America


24.1 — January/February 2011

Special Election?

Christians Can Never Put Their Trust in Princes


23.6 — November/December 2010

Trial by Desert


23.6 — November/December 2010

Identity Papers

Orthodoxy’s Self-Definition & Its Constructions of the West


23.6 — November/December 2010

Death Prep

The Art of Dying: Living Fully Into the Life To Come
by Rob Moll


23.6 — November/December 2010

Not Well Reds

The Anti-Communist Manifestos: Four Books That Shaped the Cold War
by John V. Fleming


23.6 — November/December 2010

Fixing Lewis

A Sword Between the Sexes? C. S. Lewis and the Gender Debates
by Mary Stewart Van Leeuwen


23.6 — November/December 2010

Darwin, Design & Thomas Aquinas

The Mythical Conflict Between Thomism & Intelligent Design


23.6 — November/December 2010

Narnia Invaded

How the New Films Subvert Lewis’s Hierarchical World


23.6 — November/December 2010

Dead & Back Again

How Accounts of “Near-Death Experiences” Have Challenged My Faith


23.6 — November/December 2010

All Things New

Pagan Despair Ends with the Hope & Charity of God in Christ


23.6 — November/December 2010

Nativity Players

on the New Adventures of the Baby Jesus


23.6 — November/December 2010

The Sacred Feminine

on the Incarnation & the Ordained Ministry


23.6 — November/December 2010

Special Delivery

on Why I Don’t Handwrite Notes & Letters


23.6 — November/December 2010

A Card for Aunt Hilda

on Christmas Letters & Vanishing Connections


23.6 — November/December 2010

Speaking of Casual

John McWhorter's Doing Our Own Thing: The Degradation of Language and Music and Why We Should, Like, Care


23.6 — November/December 2010

Dogmatic Signs


23.6 — November/December 2010

Caesar’s Limit

A State Under God Cannot Be Idolized


23.6 — November/December 2010

Between Caesar & Mohammed

Love of Enemies & Patriotic Duties


23.5 — September/October 2010

Royal Enigma


23.5 — September/October 2010

Rock Formation


23.5 — September/October 2010

Mystery Tour

Secret Places, Hidden Sanctuaries: Uncovering Mysterious Sights, Symbols, and Societies
by Stephen Klimczuk and Gerald Warner


23.5 — September/October 2010

Beyond the Scrim

The Franklin Trees: A Late-Summer Night’s Dream
by Jonathan Nauman


23.5 — September/October 2010

Disconnected

The Devil Reads Derrida, and Other Essays On the University, the Church, Politics, and the Arts
by James K.A. Smith


23.5 — September/October 2010

Civilization in the Balance

An Interview with Michael Nazir-Ali


23.5 — September/October 2010

Miscommunicants

Setting the Record Straight on Episcopal Duties Regarding Pro-Abortion Politicians


23.5 — September/October 2010

Sanity & Matrimony

Ten Arguments in Defense of Marriage (Part 2 of 2)


23.5 — September/October 2010

No Ado About Something

The Loss of a Christian Understanding of Virginity Is Pure Tragedy


23.5 — September/October 2010

Say It Again

on What Is There to Talk About in Heaven?


23.5 — September/October 2010

Lost in Space

on the Cosmic Home Carl Sagan Couldn’t See


23.5 — September/October 2010

Father Urban’s Lesson

on Real Christianity for Losers


23.5 — September/October 2010

Hard to Imagine

on John Lennon & the Popularity of Jesus


23.5 — September/October 2010

Irrigating Deserts

The Abolition of Man by C. S. Lewis


23.5 — September/October 2010

Two Murdered in Pakistan


23.5 — September/October 2010

Modest & Bold

On the Gospel & Political Upheavals


23.4 — July/August 2010

Conversational Revelation


23.4 — July/August 2010

Lone Starr


23.4 — July/August 2010

Asia Minority

Worse News for Christians as Turkey's "Secular" State Turns East


23.4 — July/August 2010

Non Sequitur

The End of Secularism
by Hunter Baker


23.4 — July/August 2010

My Friend in Exile

American Babylon: Notes of a Christian Exile by Richard John Neuhaus


23.4 — July/August 2010

The Possible Dream

The Quixotic Wisdom of Don Quijote’s Sancho


23.4 — July/August 2010

Sign of the Son

What Did Constantine Know & When Did He See It?


23.4 — July/August 2010

Sanity & Matrimony

Ten Arguments in Defense of Marriage (Part 1 of 2)


23.4 — July/August 2010

Christ & Katrina

Five Years Ago My Hometown Suffered an Apocalypse


23.4 — July/August 2010

Winds Thy Messengers

on Natural Disasters as Ministers of God


23.4 — July/August 2010

Communion Wavers

on the Triumph of Anglican Experience over Faith & Reason


23.4 — July/August 2010

Sacred Grammar

on the Three Blessings of Timothy


23.4 — July/August 2010

Commencement Day

on Letting Our Children Go Home (A Graduation Address)


23.4 — July/August 2010

Ecclesia Americana

Nathan O. Hatch's The Democratization of American Christianity


23.4 — July/August 2010

A Circle of Love


23.4 — July/August 2010

Hagiophobia

Hatred of Sanctity Runs Deep


23.4 — July/August 2010

Zeal for Thy House

Some Reforms Require the Ultimate Sacrifice


23.3 — May/June 2010

Samuel’s Place


23.3 — May/June 2010

Notes from the Other World


23.3 — May/June 2010

Entitled to God

Copyrighting "Allah" in Malaysia Stirs Strife


23.3 — May/June 2010

American Peace Pipe

The Seven Faith Tribes: Who They Are, What They Believe, and Why They Matter by George Barna


23.3 — May/June 2010

Roman Roads

Holy Ground: Walking with Jesus as a Former Catholic
by Chris Castaldo


23.3 — May/June 2010

Idol Days

Victorian Reformation: The Fight over Idolatry in the Church of England, 1840–1860
by Dominic Janes


23.3 — May/June 2010

Wesleyan Surge

Taking Back the United Methodist Church by Mark Tooley


23.3 — May/June 2010

Justice for Some

Moral Theology & the President’s Honorary Doctorate


23.3 — May/June 2010

Identity Check

Are C. S. Lewis’s Critics Right, or Is His “Trilemma” Valid?


23.3 — May/June 2010

Humor on the Move

In the Christian World, Comedy Is King


23.3 — May/June 2010

Atheism’s Gift

on the Good Questions That Dispel False Beliefs


23.3 — May/June 2010

Manna & Mammon

on the Wisdom of Giving a Tithe to the Lord


23.3 — May/June 2010

Polonius’s Lie

on the Image of God & the Thine Own True Self


23.3 — May/June 2010

Preaching Like the Devil

on the High Stakes of Dull & Evasive Sermons


23.3 — May/June 2010

Twilight Sage

T. S. Eliot's Christianity and Culture


23.3 — May/June 2010

Marked Men

The Christian & the Tattoo


23.2 — March/April 2010

Framers of the Gospel


23.2 — March/April 2010

Uneasy Messenger


23.2 — March/April 2010

Too Happy Together


23.2 — March/April 2010

Soulmates & Deficits

The State of Our Unions Report Looks at Marital Economics


23.2 — March/April 2010

Life’s Furor

Hitler's Ethic: The Nazi Pursuit of Evolutionary Progress by Richard Weikart


23.2 — March/April 2010

England Sings

Singing and the Imagination of Devotion: Vocal Aesthetics in Early English Protestant Culture by Susan Tara Brown


23.2 — March/April 2010

England Swings

Fires of Faith: Catholic England Under Mary Tudor by Eamon Duffy


23.2 — March/April 2010

Bioethics & Dignity

A Q&A with Gilbert Meilaender


23.2 — March/April 2010

Subject to Death & Life

Paul Celan’s Todesfuge, J. S. Bach & the Passion of Christ


23.2 — March/April 2010

Passover to Easter

On the Origins of the Primary Feast of the Christian Church


23.2 — March/April 2010

There Is Forgiveness

But There Are No Shortcuts on the Road to Reconciliation


23.2 — March/April 2010

God Sideways

on How Jesus Comes Amid Distractions


23.2 — March/April 2010

It All Depends

on Randomness & the Providence of God


23.2 — March/April 2010

Job’s Progress

on Maturity for a Rising Generation


23.2 — March/April 2010

Media Wineskins

on the Electronic Book & Its Kin


23.2 — March/April 2010

Musical Reprise

Who Needs Classical Music? Cultural Choice and Musical Value by Julian Johnson


23.2 — March/April 2010

Atheist Crusaders


23.2 — March/April 2010

But Are We Christians?

Ecumenical Bedfellows of the Manhattan Declaration


23.1 — January/February 2010

Unfair Warfare


23.1 — January/February 2010

Rulers Without Borders


23.1 — January/February 2010

Domestic Disturbances

The Rising Polyamorous Culture Is Out to Get Your Children


23.1 — January/February 2010

Radiant Beauty

Miss Betsey: A Memoir of Marriage
by Eugene Genovese


23.1 — January/February 2010

Custodial State

Nation of Bastards: Essays on the End of Marriage
by Douglas Farrow


23.1 — January/February 2010

Academic Degradation

Theological Foundations for Environmental Ethics: Reconstructing Patristic and Medieval Concepts
by Jame Schaefer


23.1 — January/February 2010

The Audacity of the State

It’s Bent on Bringing Down the House on the Family & the Church


23.1 — January/February 2010

Mothers in the Line of Fire

Women in Combat Is a Pro-life Matter of Moral Theology


23.1 — January/February 2010

For Words at a Loss

The Church’s Response to Miscarriage & Stillbirth Needs More Work


23.1 — January/February 2010

A Habitable World

on Down Syndrome & the Wisdom of God


23.1 — January/February 2010

Contradeception

on the Public Nature of Marital Privacies


23.1 — January/February 2010

Wisdom from the Table

on the Foundational Culture of the Dining Room


23.1 — January/February 2010

Always the Trinity

Answers a Question on Egalitarian Theology


23.1 — January/February 2010

Metaphysical Dream Weaver

Richard Weaver's Ideas Have Consequences


23.1 — January/February 2010

Where We Stand

The Manhattan Declaration Draws a Line at a Front Already There


22.8 — November/December 2009

Born One of Us


22.8 — November/December 2009

My Life with Darwin

A Report on Evolution from the Laboratory Bench


22.8 — November/December 2009

Three For All

Mere Humanity: G. K. Chesterton, C. S. Lewis, and J. R. R. Tolkien On the Human Condition
by Donald T. Williams


22.8 — November/December 2009

Looking for Logic

Writing That Makes Sense: Critical Thinking in College Composition
by David S. Hogsette


22.8 — November/December 2009

Pious, Profane & Perplexed

The Plain Man’s Pathways to Heaven: Kinds of Christianity in Post-Reformation England
by Christopher Haigh


22.8 — November/December 2009

A Better Selection

Alfred Russel Wallace’s Theory Of Intelligent Evolution
by Michael Flannery


22.8 — November/December 2009

Remains of the Swedes

An Interview with Bishop Göran Beijer of the Mission Province of the Church of Sweden


22.8 — November/December 2009

Mormon Vampires in the Garden of Eden

What the Bestselling Twilight Series Has in Store for Young Readers


22.8 — November/December 2009

That Corinthian Problem

The Long Reach of an Infamous First-Century Church


22.8 — November/December 2009

Souls Bound & Unbound

on the Surprising Madness of the Gospel


22.8 — November/December 2009

Charles Darwin, M.D.

on the Healing Arts as an Accessory to Evolution


22.8 — November/December 2009

Novel Ideas

on the Fictional Value of “Things That Never Existed”


22.8 — November/December 2009

Looking for Wenceslaus

on the Real Men Behind the Christmas Carol


22.8 — November/December 2009

Emotion Sickness

Todd Gitlin's Media Unlimited: How the Torrent of Images and Sounds Overwhelms Our Lives


22.8 — November/December 2009

Content with Truth


22.8 — November/December 2009

Citizen, Heal Thyself

Social Sins Are Easily & Fashionably Confessed


22.7 — September/October 2009

Defense & Offense


22.7 — September/October 2009

The Ideal Place

The Way of Improvement Leads Home: Philip Vickers Fithian and the Rural Enlightenment in Early America (Early American Studies)


22.7 — September/October 2009

Manhattan Gospel

The Reason for God: Belief in an Age of Skepticism by Timothy Keller


22.7 — September/October 2009

Durable Divinity

God Is Back: How the Global Rise of Faith Will Change the World


22.7 — September/October 2009

Off Message


22.7 — September/October 2009

Regensburg Left Behind

Christians Responding to Muslim Invitations Haven’t Been Listening to Benedict XVI


22.7 — September/October 2009

The World, the Jew & the Christian

Tales of Assimilation & the Challenge of Faithful Resistance


22.7 — September/October 2009

Kosovo Lost & Found

A Visit to Old Serbia in Search of Its Ultimate Destiny


22.7 — September/October 2009

When the Wood Is Dry

on the Side of the Good News We Don’t Want to Hear


22.7 — September/October 2009

Science Fictions

on a Random Quantum Fluctuation


22.7 — September/October 2009

Education Normal

on the Oddity of Giving Children a Moral Imagination


22.7 — September/October 2009

Except the Lord Build

on Education & Houses of the Lord (A Graduation Address)


22.7 — September/October 2009

Art & Idolatry

Jacques Barzun's The Use and Abuse of Art


22.7 — September/October 2009

Married with Reservations

Our Private Misgivings Have Public Consequences


22.6 — July/August 2009

The Gospel Apocalypse


22.6 — July/August 2009

The Green Witch

Narnia Altered by Climate Change at the Franklin Museum


22.6 — July/August 2009

Identity Theft

Being Catholic Now: Prominent Americans Talk About Change In the Church and the Quest for Meaning by Kerry Kennedy


22.6 — July/August 2009

Peace & Piety

World of Faith and Freedom: Why International Religious Liberty Is Vital to American National Security
by Thomas F. Farr


22.6 — July/August 2009

Freedom & Propriety

Rituals of Spontaneity: Sentiment & Secularism from Free Prayer to Wordsworth by Lori Branch


22.6 — July/August 2009

Russia’s Gospel Writer

Dostoevsky & the Affirmation of Life by Predrag Cicovacki Dostoevsky: Language, Faith, and Fiction by Rowan Williams


22.6 — July/August 2009

Bad Books for Kids

A Guide to the World of Youth Literature & What You Can Do About It


22.6 — July/August 2009

Durable Hymns

on Five Marks of Excellence That Could End the Worship Wars


22.6 — July/August 2009

Samurai Bioethics

on a Noble Defense Doomed by Darwinian Materialism


22.6 — July/August 2009

Paradox Lost

on Open Theism & the Easy Road to Heresy


22.6 — July/August 2009

Unhappy Fault

on the Integration of Anger into the Virtuous Life


22.6 — July/August 2009

Waiting for Epimenides

St. Paul's letter to Titus


22.6 — July/August 2009

The Heart of Africa


22.6 — July/August 2009

Notre Madame et le President

There Was No Moral Common Ground


22.5 — June 2009

The Temple & the World


22.5 — June 2009

Road to a Kill


22.5 — June 2009

Society’s Lord

Christ and Culture Revisited by D. A. Carson


22.5 — June 2009

Petered Out

Keepers of the Keys of Heaven: A History of the Papacy by Roger Collins


22.5 — June 2009

Intimations of the Word

Is There a Universal Grammar of Religion? by Henry Rosemont, Jr. & Huston Smith


22.5 — June 2009

Ceiling Paint

Michelangelo and the Sistine Chapel by Andrew Graham-Dixon


22.5 — June 2009

The Gospel & the Prophet

American Christians and Islam: Evangelical Culture and Muslims from the Colonial Period to the Age of Terrorism by Thomas S. Kidd


22.5 — June 2009

A Law for All Seasons

C. S. Lewis on Civilization & the Natural Order


22.5 — June 2009

Pure Visionary

The Life & Times of Anthony Comstock, Moral Crusader


22.5 — June 2009

Shock Value

on Pro-Life Transgressions of the Avant-Garde


22.5 — June 2009

Our Fathers’ Religion

on Mere Christianity That Is Not Merely Mine


22.5 — June 2009

The Greek Key

on Divine Providence & the Macedonian Call


22.5 — June 2009

The Unquiet Men

on Those Who Are Leaving the Reservation


22.5 — June 2009

Mere Economics

The Dollars & Sense of Publishing


22.4 — May 2009

Abraham & God’s Power


22.4 — May 2009

Geneva Trend

Young, Restless, Reformed: A Journalist’s Journey With the New Calvinists
by Collin Hansen


22.4 — May 2009

Take & Eat

Understanding Four Views on the Lord's Supper
edited by John H. Armstrong

The Lord's Supper: Five Views
edited by Gordon T. Smith


22.4 — May 2009

Samaritan Witness

A Credible Witness: Reflections on Power, Evangelism and Race
by Brenda Salter McNeil


22.4 — May 2009

The First Freedom

In Defense of Religious Liberty
by David Novak


22.4 — May 2009

Lincoln & the Methodists

Circuit Riders, Secret Missions & the Trials of a Civil War President


22.4 — May 2009

When Gentile Meets Jew

A Christian Reading of Ruth & the Hebrew Scriptures


22.4 — May 2009

Take & Give

on Two Words That Describe the Workings of Love


22.4 — May 2009

Picture Imperfect

on the Discovery of Dirt in Potter’s Field


22.4 — May 2009

Losing Our Grips

on the Cultural Suicide of the Newly Enlightened


22.4 — May 2009

Words’ Worth

on the Transcendent Vocabulary of Mundane Signs


22.4 — May 2009

Truths in Fiction


22.4 — May 2009

The War on Error

The Business of Confronting Heresy


22.3 — April 2009

The Wife of Pilate


22.3 — April 2009

Looking After Schools


22.3 — April 2009

On His Throne

Putting Jesus in His Place: The Case for the Deity of Christ by Robert M. Bowman, Jr., and J. Ed Komoszewski


22.3 — April 2009

Divine Legalities

The Law of God: The Philosophical History of an Idea by Rémi Brague


22.3 — April 2009

Slavery in Black & White

Dwelling Place: A Plantation Epic by Erskine Clarke


22.3 — April 2009

In Egypt Land

The Copts and the West, 1439–1822: The European Discovery of the Egyptian Church


22.3 — April 2009

Mere Atonement

C. S. Lewis & the Multiple Angles of Redemption


22.3 — April 2009

His Passion, Our Choices

Matthew’s Trial of Jesus Is About More than Jesus


22.3 — April 2009

Nowhere Man

Without Remembrance There Is No Eternal Life


22.3 — April 2009

Without Borders, Ltd.

on Bailout Schemes & the Loss of Limits


22.3 — April 2009

Creating Equal

on the Inegalitarian Leadership of Jesus


22.3 — April 2009

God & Robbers

on Human & Divine Property Rights


22.3 — April 2009

Wasted by Watching

Neil Postman's Amusing Ourselves to Death: Public Discourse in the Age of Show Business


22.3 — April 2009

Past Present

The Grateful Living Will Rise Up


22.2 — March 2009

Father Joseph


22.2 — March 2009

A Circle of Like Minds

My Life at Doshisha, Japan's Leading Christian University


22.2 — March 2009

Dubious Choice


22.2 — March 2009

Papal Explosives

Man and Woman He Created Them: A Theology of the Body
by Pope John Paul II


22.2 — March 2009

Big Boys Club

Guyland: The Perilous World Where Boys Become Men
by Michael Kimmel


22.2 — March 2009

Faith in Place

A Cloud of Witnesses: Saints and Martyrs From the Holy Land
by Bishop Demetri (Matta) Khoury


22.2 — March 2009

Purely Academic

Save the World on Your own Time by Stanley Fish


22.2 — March 2009

The Cup of the Lord

Reflections on the Difference Between Martyrdom & Suicide Thirty Years After Jonestown


22.2 — March 2009

Abba, Joseph!

What the (Other) Father of Jesus Can Teach Us About Christian Mission in the Twenty-First Century


22.2 — March 2009

The Good Father

on the Manly Character of St. Joseph


22.2 — March 2009

Cops & Robbers

on Why a Boy Is a Terrible Thing to Arrest


22.2 — March 2009

The Making of Lent

on the Origins of the (More or Less) Forty-Day Fast


22.2 — March 2009

Authority Figures

on the Question That Jesus Refused to Answer


22.2 — March 2009

Thought for Food


22.2 — March 2009

Love, Sex & Mammon

Hard Times, Hard Truths & the Economics of the Christian Family


22.1 — January/February 2009

The Prophet & the Sage


22.1 — January/February 2009

The Upper Reaches

The Remarkable 50-Year White House Ministry of Billy Graham


22.1 — January/February 2009

Reserved Seating

A Place at the Table: George Eldon Ladd and the Rehabilitation of Evangelical Scholarship in America by John A. D'Elia


22.1 — January/February 2009

Protection Thicket

Freedom of Religion: UN and European Human Rights Law and Practice by Paul M. Taylor


22.1 — January/February 2009

Sacred Exits

Quitting Church: Why the Faithful Are Fleeing and What to Do About It by Julia Duin


22.1 — January/February 2009

Sexes United

Marriage: The Dream That Refuses to Die by Elizabeth Fox-Genovese


22.1 — January/February 2009

Phony Matrimony

Or What King Kamehameha II Teaches Us About the Last Marriage Taboo


22.1 — January/February 2009

Meaningful Intercourse

The Rise & Fall of the Sexual Constitution of Christian Civilization


22.1 — January/February 2009

Divorced from Reality

“We’re from the Government, and We’re Here to End Your Marriage.”


22.1 — January/February 2009

Talking About Abortion

on Facing the Pain & Joy of the Right Choice


22.1 — January/February 2009

Sermon Pointers

on Preaching as Spiritual Cartography


22.1 — January/February 2009

Hymns Resurrected

on Old Musical Wine & the New Wineskins


22.1 — January/February 2009

A Certain Anger

on Secularists Who Don’t Get Hell & Terrorists Who Do


22.1 — January/February 2009

Subject to Change

Can Traditional Societies Survive the Power of Modernity?


21.10 — December 2008

The Daughter of Abraham


21.10 — December 2008

Control Freaks

Fatal Misconception: The Struggle to Control World Population by Matthew Connelly


21.10 — December 2008

Damage Control

Power, Love and Evil: Contribution to a Philosophy of the Damaged by Wayne Cristaudo


21.10 — December 2008

Old Disharmony

Original Sin: A Cultural History by Alan Jacobs


21.10 — December 2008

Book Binders

What I Learned About the Great Books & Harry Potter


21.10 — December 2008

Savior in a Manger

Early Christian Teaching on the Incarnation & Redemption


21.10 — December 2008

Faking a Bundle

on Lucrative Careers & Pseudo-Biblical Scholarship


21.10 — December 2008

Hell’s Back

on a Surprising Mainline Descent into Gehenna


21.10 — December 2008

Shades of Death

on Three Tales & the Demise of the Last Enemy


21.10 — December 2008

Potterville Nation

on the Wonderful Life Most Think Impoverished


21.10 — December 2008

Creating a Stir


21.10 — December 2008

Morality Ploys

Big Bailouts & Culture War Maneuvers You Can Expect


21.9 — November 2008

The Gospels & History


21.9 — November 2008

Jerusalem Crossroad

Twelve Hundred Pilgrims Meet in the Holy Land to Reclaim the Anglican Communion


21.9 — November 2008

African Power

How 192 Delegates Saved Methodists from Madness & Other Stories from the General Conference


21.9 — November 2008

University Study

The Baylor Project: Taking Christian Higher Education to the Next Level edited by Barry G. Hankins and Donald D. Schmeltekopf


21.9 — November 2008

Living Truth

Discerning the Mystery: An Essay On the Nature of Theology by Andrew Louth


21.9 — November 2008

Just As He Wasn’t

The Legacy of Billy Graham: Critical Reflections on America’s Greatest Evangelist edited by Michael G. Long


21.9 — November 2008

Ploy Meets Girl

Hooking Up: Sex, Dating, and Relationships On Campus by Kathleen A. Bogle


21.9 — November 2008

The Shape of the Liturgy

Dom Gregory Dix’s Imperfect Work Remains an Edifying Modern Classic


21.9 — November 2008

Wise Blood

Reflections on Modern Women & the Levitical Laws of Ritual Purity


21.9 — November 2008

Mortal Enemy

on Looking Death in the Face of a Friend


21.9 — November 2008

Sabbath Shift

on Sunday Marathons & New Savages


21.9 — November 2008

Lettuce Worship

on Bible Lessons for the Disney Generation


21.9 — November 2008

Up a Creek

on the Dangerous Success of Rudderless Christianity


21.9 — November 2008

The Beat Escape

Ken Kesey's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest


21.9 — November 2008

Tired of Life?

Or It Seems Less Like a Garment Now


21.8 — October 2008

Haran Junction


21.8 — October 2008

Down on the Transplantations


21.8 — October 2008

Sodom on Itself

What Do Gay Men Want? An Essay on Sex, Risk, and Subjectivity by David M. Halperin


21.8 — October 2008

Liturgical Devices

Missale Romanum, editio typica 1962 reprint and introduction by Manlio Sodi and Alessandro Toniolo
Il Messale di Pio V by Manlio Sodi


21.8 — October 2008

In Their Steps

On the Side of the Angels: Justice, Human Rights, and Kingdom Mission by Joseph D’souza and Benedict Rogers


21.8 — October 2008

Viennese Faults

Sacred Spring: God and the Birth of Modernism in Fin de Siècle Vienna by Robert Weldon Whalen


21.8 — October 2008

What They Beheld

Jesus and the Eyewitnesses: The Gospels as Eyewitness Testimony by Richard Bauckham


21.8 — October 2008

Junia Among the Apostles

The Story Behind a New Testament Saint & the Egalitarian Agenda


21.8 — October 2008

The Gospel’s Bigger Idea

You Can’t Tell the Story of Jesus Without Jesus


21.8 — October 2008

Working Stiffs

on the Bodily Disrespect Displayed in Our Museums


21.8 — October 2008

Beauty & the Beast

on Marilyn Monroe & Hugh Hefner, Together at Last


21.8 — October 2008

Weed Free

on Tending a Child’s Garden of Influences


21.8 — October 2008

The Oldies Record

on the Old Canon That Even Reactionaries Won’t Sing


21.8 — October 2008

A Semple Mistake

on Misplaced Adoration & the Cult of Personality


21.8 — October 2008

Title-Nining Hard Science


21.8 — October 2008

Scandalous Messengers

Unbelievers Have Always Been Watching Us, Closely


21.7 — September 2008

Merciful Propositions


21.7 — September 2008

Miss Americans

The New Feminized Majority: How Democrats Can Change America with Women’s Values
by Katherine Adam and Charles Derber


21.7 — September 2008

Church Eternal

Liturgical Theology: The Church as Worshipping Community
by Simon Chan


21.7 — September 2008

The Spirit Factor

Global Pentecostalism: The New Face of Christian Social Engagement
by Donald E. Miller and Tetsunao Yamamori


21.7 — September 2008

Today's Menu

In Defense of Food
by Michael Pollan


21.7 — September 2008

The Market’s Place

God and Money: The Moral Challenge of Our Capitalist Culture
by Charles McDaniel


21.7 — September 2008

Restoring a Reformer

Calvin, Participation, and the Gift: The Activity of Believers in Union with Christ
by J. Todd Billings
Image and Word in the Theology of John Calvin
by Randall C. Zachma


21.7 — September 2008

Devil Talk

Milton’s Postmodern Satan & His Disciples


21.7 — September 2008

Living Underground

A Symposium on Christian Burial


21.7 — September 2008

The Restless Evangelicals

on Finding the Common Good in an Augustinian Republic


21.7 — September 2008

Minor Keys to the Kingdom

on Downbeat Songs for the Downtrodden


21.7 — September 2008

No Plain Jane

on Hollywood’s Disgrace & Jane Austen’s Wisdom


21.7 — September 2008

Hidden Gender

on the Universal Grammar Feminists Can’t Speak


21.7 — September 2008

On the Far Side of the Family

The Love That Transcends the Killjoy Child


21.6 — July/August 2008

Peter & the Fall


21.6 — July/August 2008

Loving God & Muslims

Bulletin of the Representation of the Russian Orthodox Church to the European Institutions, in Response to the Open Letter of 138 Muslim Theologians


21.6 — July/August 2008

Armed & Aggressive

The Suicide of Reason: Radical Islam’s Threat to the West by Lee Harris


21.6 — July/August 2008

The Africa Factor

How Africa Shaped the Christian Mind: Rediscovering the African Seedbed of Western Christianity
by Thomas C. Oden


21.6 — July/August 2008

The Father Trap

Taken into Custody: The War Against Fatherhood, Marriage, and the Family
by Stephen Baskerville


21.6 — July/August 2008

Pontifical Readings

The Legacy of John Paul II: An Evangelical Assessment
edited by Tim Perry


21.6 — July/August 2008

The Serpent’s Tale

2012: The Return of Quetzalcoatl
by Daniel Pinchbeck


21.6 — July/August 2008

Dark Passages

Come Be My Light: The Private Writings of the “Saint of Calcutta” by Mother Teresa


21.6 — July/August 2008

Obstructed View

Science’s Blind Spot: The Unseen Religion of Scientific Naturalism
by Cornelius G. Hunter


21.6 — July/August 2008

Here We Are

Why Is There Something Rather Than Nothing? 23 Questions from Great Philosophers by Leszek Kolakowski


21.6 — July/August 2008

Thirty Years of Light & Glory

The Perils of Providential History


21.6 — July/August 2008

The European Disunion

Benedict XVI on the Crisis of Faith & Reason


21.6 — July/August 2008

Bored to Be a Hero

on Finding Molehills to Conquer


21.6 — July/August 2008

Bad News Bearers

on Evangelizing the Decent, Deserving & Lost


21.6 — July/August 2008

The Messiah Channel

on Jeremiah Wright & the Conservatives Who Preach Just Like Him


21.6 — July/August 2008

Harboring Homeschoolers


21.6 — July/August 2008

Trust Busters

When Authorities Smash Windows


21.5 — June 2008

The Choirmaster


21.5 — June 2008

Damaged Heir

Crazy for God by Frank Schaeffer


21.5 — June 2008

Egyptian Spoils

The Treasures of Coptic Art: In the Coptic Museum and Churches of Old Cairo
by Gawdat Gabra and Marianne Eaton-Krauss


21.5 — June 2008

Simply Asking

Question to All Your Answers:
A Journey From Folk Religion to Examined Faith by Roger E. Olson


21.5 — June 2008

Fetal Positions

Defending Life: A Moral and Legal Case Against Abortion Choice
by Francis J. Beckwith


21.5 — June 2008

Filtered Fringe

Righteous: Dispatches from the Evangelical Youth Movement
by Lauren Sandler


21.5 — June 2008

The Shadow of Nestorius

An Alienated but Enduring Church After the Third Ecumenical Council


21.5 — June 2008

The Skeptical Inquirer

If Only Atheists Were the Skeptics They Think They Are


21.5 — June 2008

The Final Past Time

on What Baseball Could Have Taught the Greeks About Death


21.5 — June 2008

Unmarried, Still Children

on Children Who’ve Been Raised for Everything but Marriage


21.5 — June 2008

Mosque in Hiding

on Making Room for Prayer Rugs on a Secular Campus


21.5 — June 2008

Screwtaped Saviors

on the Endless Succession of Historical Jesuses


21.5 — June 2008

As God Gives Growth

When Organizations Become Empty Wombs & Dry Earth


21.4 — May 2008

Timothy Middleman


21.4 — May 2008

Personal Looks

The Timely Philosophy of Dietrich von Hildebrand


21.4 — May 2008

Twilight Zone

The Luminous Dusk: Finding God in the Deep, Still Places by Dale C. Allison, Jr.


21.4 — May 2008

Holy Probable

There is a God: How the World’s Most Notorious Atheist Changed His Mind by Anthony Flew, with Roy Abraham Varghese


21.4 — May 2008

Unreasonable Force

Panentheism: The Other God Of the Philosophers—From Plato to the Present by John W. Cooper


21.4 — May 2008

Continental Drift

God's Continent: Christianity, Islam and Europe's Religious Crisis by Philip Jenkins


21.4 — May 2008

No Child Is An Island

Freedom’s Orphans: Contemporary Liberalism and the Fate of America’s Children by David L. Tubbs


21.4 — May 2008

The Way We Weren’t

Churches in the Fifties Were Filled, But Were They Faithful?


21.4 — May 2008

The Duty Free Family

Choice Is a Universal Acid That Dissolves All Ties That Bind


21.4 — May 2008

Images of Redemption

on Pentecostal Iconography


21.4 — May 2008

Attention Deficit

on the Absence That Ritalin Can’t Cure


21.4 — May 2008

Possible to Live Without

on Putting the Premarital House in Order


21.4 — May 2008

Above Every Name

on the Formalities That Teach Us Reverence


21.4 — May 2008

Science Futures


21.4 — May 2008

Without the Cornerstone

When Secular Builders Labor in Vain


21.3 — April 2008

The Truth Who Lives


21.3 — April 2008

Atheist Antithesis

Innate Religious Beliefs Are Evidence of God, Not of Evolution


21.3 — April 2008

Colored by Numbers

Born on a Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant
by Daniel Tammet


21.3 — April 2008

Never-Ending Fire

The Road by Cormac McCarthy


21.3 — April 2008

Mind over Matter

The Spiritual Brain: A Neuroscientist's Case for the Existence of the Soul by Mario Beauregard & Denyse O'Leary


21.3 — April 2008

The Tool Kit

What's So Great About Christianity by Dinesh D'Souza


21.3 — April 2008

Secular Polemics

The Stillborn God: Religion, Politics and the Modern West by Mark Lilla


21.3 — April 2008

Eaten Alive

In Removing the Fear from the Story of Jonah, Children’s Versions Remove the Gospel, Too


21.3 — April 2008

The First Freedom

Why Religions Must Be Free, Not Tolerated


21.3 — April 2008

Life Worth Giving

on the Immeasurable Value of Wasted Lives


21.3 — April 2008

Jesus Wept

on Calvary’s Answer to Suffering


21.3 — April 2008

The Feast Goes On

on Living the Church Year at Home


21.3 — April 2008

Your Place in the Son

on How Vocation Guides Our Choices


21.3 — April 2008

That All May Be Saved

Why We Still Must Pray for the Jews


21.2 — March 2008

Isaiah’s Good Friday


21.2 — March 2008

Survivor Daughter

Out From Under: The Impact of Homosexual Parenting
by Dawn Stefanowicz


21.2 — March 2008

Greeks Bearing Gifts

From Achilles to Christ: Why Christians Should Read the Pagan Classics
by Louis Markos


21.2 — March 2008

Everyman’s Finale

October by Richard B. Wright


21.2 — March 2008

Philosopher’s Tome

The Tasks of Philosophy: Selected Essays, Volume 1
Ethics and Politics: Selected Essays, Volume 2
by Alasdair MacIntyre


21.2 — March 2008

Tragic Comic

Schulz and Peanuts: A Biography
by David Michaelis


21.2 — March 2008

Merely Saved or Merely Damned?

C. S. Lewis Dramatizes the Heart’s Critical Choice


21.2 — March 2008

From Meddling to Preaching

Three Ways to Expose the Partly Natural Family


21.2 — March 2008

Dawkins’s God

on a Famous Atheist Who (Almost) Sounds Like Augustine


21.2 — March 2008

Ready, Willing, Unlabeled

on Dollar Store Churches


21.2 — March 2008

Sounding Symbols

on Sermons That Survive by the Grace of God


21.2 — March 2008

All Crossed Up

on the Ordinary Ministry That Can’t Corner the Market


21.2 — March 2008

Science by Consensus


21.2 — March 2008

The Word Through Us

The Difference Between the Bible & the Koran Is Fermentation


21.1 — January/February 2008

Highest Noon


21.1 — January/February 2008

Staying Power

Does Religion Really Poison Everything?


21.1 — January/February 2008

The Terminators

London Conference Reviews Widespread Deadly Care


21.1 — January/February 2008

Radio Free Pittsburgh

Why an NPR Affiliate Turned Down Planned Parenthood's Money


21.1 — January/February 2008

Hermit Life

Camaldolese Spirituality
by Peter-Damian Belisle
In Praise of Hiddenness
by a Camaldolese hermit, edited by Fr. Louis-Albert Lassus, O.P.


21.1 — January/February 2008

Victorian Faith

Pressing Forward: Alfred, Lord Tennyson and the Victorian Age
by Louis A. Markos


21.1 — January/February 2008

Precious Poet

William Cowper: Selected Poetry and Prose
edited by David Lyle Jeffrey


21.1 — January/February 2008

Knight & Dei

Sir Ninian Comper: An Intorduction to His Life and Work With Complete Gazetteer


21.1 — January/February 2008

Sister Amiss

Aimee Semple McPherson and the Resurrection of Christian America
by Matthew Avery Sutton


21.1 — January/February 2008

Spiritual Morphine

The Delusory Hope of Dying on Your Own Terms


21.1 — January/February 2008

Arresting Development

Human Beings Don’t Roll Off an Assembly Line


21.1 — January/February 2008

Remember Who You Are

Why Blood Matters, and Matters Not at All


21.1 — January/February 2008

One Flesh of Purest Gold

John Chrysostom’s Discovery of the Blessings & Mysteries of Marriage


21.1 — January/February 2008

No Mom Is An Island

on Maternal Connections & the End of Roe


21.1 — January/February 2008

Hippocrates Seduced

on the Loss of Life in Modern Medical Oaths


21.1 — January/February 2008

Baby Pew Sitters

on the Disservice of Children’s Church


21.1 — January/February 2008

Grandfather Clause

on Grumpy Old Men & Their Grandchildren


21.1 — January/February 2008

License to Kill

The Persistence of Abortion & the Responsibilities of Christians


20.10 — December 2007

Matthew's Portrait


20.10 — December 2007

Bench Pressed


20.10 — December 2007

Western Troika

The President, The Pope, and the Prime Minister: Three Who Changed the World
by John O'Sullivan


20.10 — December 2007

World of Tears

Virgil: The Aeneid
translated by Robert Fagles, introduction by Bernard Knox


20.10 — December 2007

Victorian Reverts

Crisis of Doubt:
Honest Faith in Nineteenth-Century England
by Timothy Larsen


20.10 — December 2007

Mean Girls

Tripping the Prom Queen:
The Truth About Women and Rivalry
by Susan Shapiro Barash


20.10 — December 2007

Leftovers

Christianity for the Rest of Us:
How the Neighborhood Church Is Transforming the Faith
by Diana Butler Bass


20.10 — December 2007

Narnia's Secret

The Seven Heavens of the Chronicles Revealed


20.10 — December 2007

Of Caesar’s Household

Multiculturalism & the Christian’s Multiple Identities


20.10 — December 2007

Stuck on New

on Worshiping After the First Date


20.10 — December 2007

Passing Customs

on the Family History a Winter Festival Doesn’t Tell


20.10 — December 2007

Shy of Retiring

on the Tensions Between Pensions & Treasures in Heaven


20.10 — December 2007

Finders Weepers

on the Books We Discover but Fear to Read


20.10 — December 2007

Teaching on Purpose


20.10 — December 2007

Child Everlasting

On the Omnipotent Humility That Saves an Old & Infantile World


20.9 — November 2007

A Royal Fool


20.9 — November 2007

Capital Faith

Religious Freedom in the World 2007—New Survey Released by the Hudson Institute


20.9 — November 2007

The Rebound Bible

Engaging the Bible: Critical Readings From Contemporary Women
edited by Choi Hee An and Katheryn Pfisterer Darr


20.9 — November 2007

Totaled Utopia

My Correct Views on Everything
by Leszek Kolakowski


20.9 — November 2007

Making a Killing

A Concise History of Euthanasia
by Ian Dowbiggin
The Modern Art of Dying
by Shai Lavi
The Future of Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia
by Neil Gorsuch


20.9 — November 2007

Byzantium Yet Fallen

The Critical Lessons for Christians in the Long Shadow of 1453


20.9 — November 2007

Evangelicalism Today

A Symposium: Six Evangelicals Assess Their Movement


20.9 — November 2007

Intolerance Buildup

on the Merciful Kindness of Disapproval


20.9 — November 2007

Morality of Majority

on Democracy as a Limited Means and Not an End


20.9 — November 2007

Pilgrims Planted

The Patriot Loves His Land Because It Is a Shadow


20.8 — October 2007

The Worldling


20.8 — October 2007

Post Conversion

Sally Quinn Gets Religion, Sort Of


20.8 — October 2007

Abort, Retry, or Ignore?


20.8 — October 2007

Toxic Waste

God Is Not Great: How Religion Poisons Everything by Christopher Hitchens


20.8 — October 2007

A Two-Legged Stool

Is Democracy Possible Here? Principles for a New Political Debate by Ronald Dworkin


20.8 — October 2007

Faith Underground

The Christian Catacombs of Rome: History, Decoration, Inscriptions by Vincenzo Fiocchi Nicolai, Fabrizio Bisconti,


20.8 — October 2007

History Unhinged

Mysteries of the Middle Ages: The Rise of Feminism, Science, and Art from the Cults of Catholic Europe


20.8 — October 2007

God’s Fences

A Secular Faith: Why Christianity Favors the Separation of Church and State


20.8 — October 2007

The Pearl of Great Wisdom

The Deep & Abiding Biblical Roots of Western Liberal Education


20.8 — October 2007

Helpers Meet?

A Symposium on Dating, Courtship & Marriage


20.8 — October 2007

At Home in Zion

on the Gift of Living in a Parsonage


20.8 — October 2007

Aliens in Zion

on Why I Can’t Be Just Another Earthman


20.8 — October 2007

A Time to Move On

on Sending Our Children into Eternity (A Graduation Address)


20.8 — October 2007

Quite Beyond Us

on the Unfathomable Self-Consciousness of Jesus


20.8 — October 2007

Permutations of Evolution


20.8 — October 2007

Mad About Unity

The Unique Fellowship of the Clearly Divided


20.7 — September 2007

Calvary Temple


20.7 — September 2007

East Reads West

A Conference of Orthodox Readings of Augustine May Help to Bridge a Gap


20.7 — September 2007

Luther’s End

Is the Reformation Over?
by Mark A. Noll and Carolyn Nystrom


20.7 — September 2007

Science Club

Darwin Strikes Back: Defending the Science of Intelligent Design
by Thomas Woodward


20.7 — September 2007

Dead Men Russian

House Of Meetings
by Martin Amis


20.7 — September 2007

Shades of Sheol

Resurrection and the
Restoration of Israel
by Jon D. Levenson


20.7 — September 2007

Conservative Fundamentals

The Essential Russell Kirk: Selected Essays edited by George A. Panichas


20.7 — September 2007

Elect from Every Nation

Racial Reconciliation Won’t Happen If We Don’t Take Ephesians Seriously


20.7 — September 2007

Retaking Mars Hill

Paul Didn’t Build Bridges to Popular Culture


20.7 — September 2007

Course Correction

on Why Religion Departments Aren’t Exactly Religious


20.7 — September 2007

Writers Cramped

on Three Things Evangelical Authors Can Learn from Flannery O’Connor


20.7 — September 2007

The Arius Factor

on the Dynamics of Dogmas & Anathemas


20.7 — September 2007

Fade to Gray

We Cannot Speak of Evil When We Refuse to Speak of Good


20.6 — July/August 2007

Gog Rising


20.6 — July/August 2007

Angels in the Wilderness


20.6 — July/August 2007

Misguided Missive

Letter to a Christian Nation
by Sam Harris


20.6 — July/August 2007

Falsely Alarmed

Thy Kingdom Come: An Evangelical?s Lament
by Randall Balmer


20.6 — July/August 2007

Retro-Sexual

The Thrill of the Chaste
by Dawn Eden


20.6 — July/August 2007

Shades of Intelligence

Fair Play: The Moral Dilemmas of Spying
by James M. Olson


20.6 — July/August 2007

In His Sanctuary

Recalling the Hope of Glory: Biblical Worship from the Garden to the New Creation
Allen P. Ross


20.6 — July/August 2007

Practical Apologetic

Simply Christian: Why Christianity Makes Sense
by N. T. Wright


20.6 — July/August 2007

Helpful Agnostic

The Truth About Leo Strauss
Catherine and Michael Zuckert


20.6 — July/August 2007

Prodigal Continent

Without Roots
by Joseph Ratzinger and Marcello Pera


20.6 — July/August 2007

Self Evidence

From Nature to Experience: The American Search for Cultural Authority
by Roger Lundin


20.6 — July/August 2007

Cosmic Grandeur

A Meaningful World: How the Arts and Sciences Reveal the Genius of Nature
by Benjamin Wiker and Johathan Witt


20.6 — July/August 2007

Counter Tourist

The Politically Incorrect Guide to English and American Literature
by Elizabeth Kantor


20.6 — July/August 2007

Illuminations

In the Light of Christ: Writings in the Western Tradition
by Lucy Beckett


20.6 — July/August 2007

The Anglo-Saxon Evangel

The Beowulf Poet Was a Shrewd Christian Apologist


20.6 — July/August 2007

Preaching Without Reaching

The Irrelevance of Relevant Preaching


20.6 — July/August 2007

Esther’s Guarded Condition

Dying When Common Sense & Common Decency Have Departed


20.6 — July/August 2007

Church Complex

on the Value of Being Uncomfortable with Others


20.6 — July/August 2007

Penultimate Penalty

on the Man Who Loses His Right to Life


20.6 — July/August 2007

End of Discussion

on Intolerable Dialogue at an Inclusive Blog


20.6 — July/August 2007

Night Lights

on Stellar Illuminations & the Mystery of Being


20.6 — July/August 2007

They Are A-Changin’


20.6 — July/August 2007

Fully Living Sacrifices

Where Nietzsche Was Right About Christians


20.6 — July/August 2007

Alma’s Mater

The Violent Hypocrisy of Some Peace & Justice Christians


20.5 — June 2007

Stationed at the Cross


20.5 — June 2007

Seed of Doubt

Who Am I? Experiences of Donor Conception foreword and afterword by Dr. Alexina McWhinnie


20.5 — June 2007

The Heart in Twain

Mark Twain and the Spiritual Crisis of His Age by Harold K. Bush, Jr.


20.5 — June 2007

Imperial Tales

The Last Pagan: Julian the Apostate and the Death of the Ancient World by Adrian Murdoch


20.5 — June 2007

Heaven Knows

Christian Irony & the secrets of Kings & Gods


20.5 — June 2007

All Things Dark & Terrible

Our Fearful Fascination with Wild Things & Other Monsters of God


20.5 — June 2007

The Minister’s Cabinet

reports the Minutes of the April Council Meeting at St. Barnabas Lutheran Church, Blandville


20.5 — June 2007

Happier Meals

on the Dinner Table as Meeting Place


20.5 — June 2007

Eating Light

on the Last & Other Suppers


20.5 — June 2007

Cross Purposes

on Empty Chapels & Symbols of Faith


20.5 — June 2007

Our Sorry Freedom

How the Culture of Tolerance Destroys by Forgiving


20.4 — May 2007

Two Ladies at Odds


20.4 — May 2007

Bacon’s Back

The Religious Foundation of Francis Bacon's Thought
by Stephen A. McKnight


20.4 — May 2007

American Faust

The Remarkable Life of John Murray Spear, Agitator for the Spirit Land
by John Benedict Buescher


20.4 — May 2007

Unwashed Masses

Through Their Own Eyes: Liturgy as the Byzantines Saw It
by Robert F. Taft, S.J.


20.4 — May 2007

Dutch Death

Murder in Amsterdam: The Death of Theo Van Gogh and the Limits of Tolerance
by Ian Buruma


20.4 — May 2007

Marital Bedrock

Conjugal America: On the Public Purposes of Marriage
by Allan Carlson


20.4 — May 2007

The Brotherhood of Sons

What Some Rude Questions About Adoption Taught Me About the Gospel of Christ


20.4 — May 2007

Children of the Reformation

A Short & Surprising History of Protestantism & Contraception


20.4 — May 2007

Reduced to Tears

on Taking the Body Too Seriously


20.4 — May 2007

Pilgrim’s Illness

on the Spiritual Journeys of the Sick & the Dying


20.4 — May 2007

Benediction Fiction

on the Dishonesty of Inclusive Prayers


20.4 — May 2007

Enough of God

on Losing Him in Translation


20.4 — May 2007

The Two-Brain Solution


20.3 — April 2007

The Irreplaceables


20.3 — April 2007

Youth in Formation

Four Scholars at Fordham Confront the Catholic Teen Dilemma


20.3 — April 2007

A New Noah

The Creation: An Appeal to Save Life on Earth
by Edward O. Wilson


20.3 — April 2007

Dual Unto Others

The Missing Gospels: Unearthing the Truth Behind Alternative Christianities
by Darrell L. Bock


20.3 — April 2007

Eliot’s Edifice

Dove Descending: A Journey into T. S. Eliot?s Four Quartets
by Thomas Howard


20.3 — April 2007

Wedded Best

The Meaning of Marriage: Family, State, Market & Morals
edited by Robert P. George and Jean Bethke Elshtain


20.3 — April 2007

Water Works

Early and Medieval Rituals and Theologies of Baptism
& Reformation and Modern Rituals and Theologies of Baptism
by Bryan D. Spinks


20.3 — April 2007

Christ on the Silk Road

The Evidences of Nestorian Christianity in Ancient China


20.3 — April 2007

Losers Keepers

The Liberating Power of Negative Thinking


20.3 — April 2007

The Son Risen with Healing

Biblical Aspects of the Easter Revolution


20.3 — April 2007

Nuclear Centers

on Finding Thick Community in the Receding West


20.3 — April 2007

Distant Neighbors

on Keeping Children Innocent When Lesbians Move In


20.3 — April 2007

The Rest of Leah

on the End of the Wife Jacob Did Not Choose


20.3 — April 2007

Emancipation Bible

on the Pro-Choice Arguments for Slavery & Sodomy


20.3 — April 2007

Terrible Salvation


20.3 — April 2007

Dwelling in Tentatives


20.2 — March 2007

Home Bible School


20.2 — March 2007

Myth-Taken Identity

Judas and the Gospel of Jesus
by N. T. Wright


20.2 — March 2007

Flight from Babel

Standing by Words by Wendell Berry


20.2 — March 2007

Atheist Shrugged

H. P. Lovecraft: Against the World, Against Life
by Michel Houellebecq,
translated by Dorna Khazeni


20.2 — March 2007

The Life of Bryan

A Godly Hero: The Life of William Jennings Bryan
by Michael Kazin


20.2 — March 2007

Secular Saviors

Earthly Powers: The Clash of Religion and Politics in Europe from the French
by Michael Burleigh


20.2 — March 2007

Just One Quest

The Grail Code: Quest for the Real Presence by Mike Aquilina and Christopher Bailey


20.2 — March 2007

Faith of the Faithless

Why Sam Harris Can’t Stamp Out My Religion with His Own


20.2 — March 2007

Simply Lewis

Reflections on a Master Apologist After 60 Years


20.2 — March 2007

The Red Cross of Jesus

On Recovering the Lifeblood of the Church


20.2 — March 2007

Rainbow at Auschwitz

on a Photograph Beyond a Thousand Words


20.2 — March 2007

Death Unplugged

on the Dying Body as a Window into the Soul


20.2 — March 2007

The Light of Eventide

on Facing Senescence in Our Own Blithe Era


20.2 — March 2007

Un-American Idols

on the Foolproof Test for Paganism


20.2 — March 2007

Sinai’s Height

on the Problem with Popular Monotheism


20.2 — March 2007

Prime Removers


20.2 — March 2007

Choosing Sides


20.2 — March 2007

Filthy Rich

The Unnoticed Gift of Trickle-Down Decadence


20.1 — January/February 2007

Temple Lights


20.1 — January/February 2007

Arizona Alert


20.1 — January/February 2007

Guy Spy

Self-Made Man: One Woman?s Journey into Manhood and Back Again
by Norah Vincent


20.1 — January/February 2007

Divine Charity

God Is Love
by Pope Benedict XVI


20.1 — January/February 2007

Mothers Courageous

Surprise Child: Finding Hope in Unexpected Pregnancy
by Leslie Leyland Fields


20.1 — January/February 2007

Brahmin Bull

The Liberal Case Against Abortion
by Vasu Murti


20.1 — January/February 2007

Smart Moms

The Mommy Brain
by Katherine Ellison


20.1 — January/February 2007

The Fog of Choice

Dispelling the Myths of
Abortion History
by Joseph W. Dellapenna


20.1 — January/February 2007

Cruel Crusader

How Margaret Sanger Planned Parenthood by Abortion & Infanticide


20.1 — January/February 2007

The Silent Witness Speaks

Abortion & Richard Hays’s Moral Ambiguity


20.1 — January/February 2007

Broken Bodies Redeemed

Bioethics & the Troublesome Union of Body & Soul
•Not a Hair Shall Perish


20.1 — January/February 2007

Of Myths & Men

on How the George Washington Story Got Started


20.1 — January/February 2007

Grave Signs

on the Godly Waste of Christian Burial


20.1 — January/February 2007

The Secret of Rebecca

on the Blessing of Burying the Stillborn Child


20.1 — January/February 2007

Losing Justin

on Miscarriage as God’s Bitter Word


20.1 — January/February 2007

Davey’s Song

on the Divine Music of an Autistic Son


20.1 — January/February 2007

The Worst Policy


20.1 — January/February 2007

Harvard's End


20.1 — January/February 2007

Self-Abortion

The Demonic Voice Behind the "Right to Choose"


20.1 — January/February 2007

Life & Death March


19.10 — December 2006

Signs of Love


19.10 — December 2006

Minority Storm Report

The Politics of Disaster
by Marvin Olasky


19.10 — December 2006

At Loose Ends

Remarriage After Divorce in Today?s Church
edited by Mark Strauss


19.10 — December 2006

Deadly Inaccurate

The Party of Death
by Ramesh Ponnuru


19.10 — December 2006

Between Heaven & Earth

Science and Belief in the Nuclear Age
by Peter E. Hodgson


19.10 — December 2006

Human Traffic Stopped

Bury the Chains
by Adam Hochschild


19.10 — December 2006

Much Ado About Typos

Misquoting Jesus
by Bart D. Ehrman


19.10 — December 2006

Safe Deposit But No Return

My Fundamentalist Education
by Christine Rosen


19.10 — December 2006

Two Kingdoms Come

Toward an Evangelical Public Policy,
The Scandal of the Evangelical Conscience,
and Evangelicals in the Public Square


19.10 — December 2006

The French Invention

The Conversion of Imagination
by Matthew W. Maguire


19.10 — December 2006

Workers of Another World United

A Personal Commemoration of Poland’s Solidarity 25 Years Later


19.10 — December 2006

Enchanting Children

Training Up a Child Requires a Well-Formed Imagination


19.10 — December 2006

Faculty in Service

on Helping Students Love God by Washing Their Feet


19.10 — December 2006

The Bonds of Silence

on Finding Friends While Alone with God


19.10 — December 2006

Pro Creation

on Cardinal Truths Her Sons Taught Her About Genesis


19.10 — December 2006

Mere Cheer

on the Unbearable Gravity of Being a Curmudgeon


19.10 — December 2006

Alien Notion

John Gray's Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus


19.10 — December 2006

God Rest Ye Merry


19.9 — November 2006

Handling the Holy


19.9 — November 2006

Reformed Schools

Protestant Theology and the Making of the Modern German University
by Thomas Albert Howard


19.9 — November 2006

The Scarlet Thread

From Witchery to Sanctity: The Religious Vicissitudes of the Hawthornes
by Otto and Katharine Bird


19.9 — November 2006

The Polish Factor

Memory and Identity: Conversations at the Dawn of a Millennium
by Pope John Paul II


19.9 — November 2006

Fighting Herod

The Physicians? Crusade Against Abortion
by Frederick N. Dyer


19.9 — November 2006

Trapped by Liberty

Stuck With Virtue: The American Individual and Our Biotechnological Future
by Peter Augustine Lawler


19.9 — November 2006

The Long Culture War

The Christian Democratic Response to Modernity & Materialism


19.9 — November 2006

The Pillars of Imprecation

How to Pray for Your Enemies by Praying Against Them


19.9 — November 2006

Back & Forth to the Future

A Critical Symposium on A Call to an Ancient Evangelical Future


19.9 — November 2006

Rites & Wrongs of Passage

on Casual Ministers & Reverent Marines


19.9 — November 2006

Idols & the King

on What the First Commandment Has to Do with the Fourth of July


19.9 — November 2006

Missionary Moms

on the Advantages of Having Children in a Foreign Land


19.9 — November 2006

Vessels of Honor

on All the Glory We Can Hold


19.9 — November 2006

Life in a Feed Lot

Kurt Vonnegut's Slaughterhouse-Five


19.9 — November 2006

Thank God We’re Not Equal


19.8 — October 2006

Scroll Food


19.8 — October 2006

Blue Songs & Red Cowboys

What Presbyterians, Baptists & Episcopalians Did over Summer Vacation


19.8 — October 2006

Exit Window

Everyman by Philip Roth


19.8 — October 2006

Gospel Beads

The Rosary by Garry Wills


19.8 — October 2006

The Battle of Abraham

Lincoln’s Melancholy by Joshua Wolf Shenk


19.8 — October 2006

Men at Worship

Why Men Hate Going To Church
by David Murrow


19.8 — October 2006

Highest Comedy

Paradise by Dante Alighieri,
edited and translated by Anthony Esolen


19.8 — October 2006

Gall in the Family

Faith of My Fathers by Chris Seay


19.8 — October 2006

Random Acts of Design

Francis Collins Sees Evidence That God Made the Cosmos—But Life Is


19.8 — October 2006

Waking Up Is Hard to Do

How Walker Percy Brought Sin & Grace to the New Yorker Reader


19.8 — October 2006

Hearts Uplifted

Or, How to Sing Your Way Out of Hell


19.8 — October 2006

Napoleon Blown Apart

on the Pauline Aliens of Preston, Idaho


19.8 — October 2006

Livestock Exchange

on Peter Singer’s Bestial Loss of Moral Reasoning


19.8 — October 2006

The Best Fears of Our Lives

on the Good Father’s Quiet Desperation


19.8 — October 2006

Over the Counterculture

on Transgressive Bohemians as Regressive Bobos


19.8 — October 2006

Two Men & a Maybe


19.8 — October 2006

Levels of Alliance


19.8 — October 2006

Christians All Together


19.7 — September 2006

Exodus in Genesis


19.7 — September 2006

Pain Without Gain

The Year of Magical Thinking
by Joan Didion


19.7 — September 2006

Sisters in Chains

Terrify No More
by Gary A. Haugen
with Gregg Hunter


19.7 — September 2006

Eminent Betrayal

Our Endangered Values:
America’s Moral Crisis
by Jimmy Carter


19.7 — September 2006

Surprising Choices

Prolife Feminism: Yesterday And Today edited by Mary Krane Derr, Rachel MacNair, and Linda Naranjo-Huebl


19.7 — September 2006

A Maid to Order Bible

Finally Feminist: A Pragmatic Christian Understanding of Gender by John G. Stackhouse, Jr.


19.7 — September 2006

The End of Marriage

Sex, Procreation & the Gnostic Triumph


19.7 — September 2006

Hope’s Eternal Spring

Shallow Optimism, Vain Hopes & God’s Absent Presence


19.7 — September 2006

Terror & the Last Enemy

9/11 & the Way of the Cross


19.7 — September 2006

Samantha Shrugged

on Thinking About Abortion with Those Who Won’t


19.7 — September 2006

The Wild Man

on Why Gorillas Don’t Build Libraries But Men Do


19.7 — September 2006

Truth Café

on the Campus Coffee Shop as the First Casualty of Relativism


19.7 — September 2006

Puff the Maverick Dragons

on Religious News That’s Not


19.7 — September 2006

Wheelin’ Grace

Robert Pirsig's Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance


19.7 — September 2006

Getting Over Dover


19.6 — July/August 2006

Like a Rock


19.6 — July/August 2006

A Catholic Mystery Writer

The Best English-Language Vatican Reporter Is Hard to Read


19.6 — July/August 2006

Prime Removal

The Courtier and the Heretic: Leibniz, Spinoza, and the Fate of God in the Modern World
by Matthew Stewart


19.6 — July/August 2006

Bach & Awe

Johann Sebastian Bach: His Life In Pictures And Documents
by Hans Conrad Fischer


19.6 — July/August 2006

Swung Vote

Sandra Day O?connor: How the First Woman on the Supreme Court Became Its Most Influential Justice
by Joan Biskupic


19.6 — July/August 2006

Kill-De-Sac

Death By Suburb: How To Keep the Suburbs From Killing Your Soul
by David L. Goetz


19.6 — July/August 2006

The Unfit To Be Tied

Margaret Sanger?s
Eugenic Legacy:
The Control of Female Fertility
by Angela Franks


19.6 — July/August 2006

The Catholic Court Appeal

Why So Many Catholic Justices on the Supreme Court? Why Now?


19.6 — July/August 2006

An Ecclesiastical Mind

An Evangelical Appreciation of Karl Barth


19.6 — July/August 2006

New Roads from Rome

The Surprising & Unpredictable Pilgrimage of the New Ecumenism


19.6 — July/August 2006

Our Faith Observed

The Three-Fold Cord of Imagination, Reason & Will in C. S. Lewis


19.6 — July/August 2006

Guide for the Cineplexed

on Churches That Give You What You Want, But Not What You Need


19.6 — July/August 2006

Recreational Sect

on the Biker Pastor’s Comfortable Religion


19.6 — July/August 2006

Unfashioned Kids

on Companies That Corrupt Children


19.6 — July/August 2006

Dozens of Cousins

on Learning from Those Who Have to Like You, Even When They Don’t


19.6 — July/August 2006

Moderns Forever Be Holden

J. D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye


19.6 — July/August 2006

Uniform Prayers


19.5 — June 2006

Cross Central


19.5 — June 2006

The General Dissembly

Can the Whole PCUSA Really Fit Under This Pup Tent?


19.5 — June 2006

A Papal Radiance

John Paul the Great
by Peggy Noonan


19.5 — June 2006

Our Fathers’ Bible

I Corinthians: Interpreted By Early Christian Commentators
edited by Judith L. Kovacs


19.5 — June 2006

Mane Attraction

Not a Tame Lion
by Bruce L. Edwards


19.5 — June 2006

Sand But No Son

Gifts of the Desert:
The Forgotten Path
of Christian Spirituality
by Kyriacos C. Markides


19.5 — June 2006

Good Night

Acquainted with the Night
by Christopher Dewdney
At Day's Close
by A. Roger Ekirch


19.5 — June 2006

Darwin’s Divisions

The Pope, the Cardinal, the Jesuit & the Evolving Debate About Origins


19.5 — June 2006

Over Our Dead Bodies

Men Who Are Willing to Lay Down Their Lives Are Truly Indispensable


19.5 — June 2006

The Creed We Need

On the Picture of God We Draw with Words


19.5 — June 2006

Secret Sequel

Gives an Exclusive Look at Dan Brown's Next Blockbuster Novel


19.5 — June 2006

My Homework Assignment

on the Joys of Losing a Career & Gaining a Calling


19.5 — June 2006

Lower Than The Idols

on the Superiority of Paganism to Pornography


19.5 — June 2006

In His Stead

on Being Paid to Act Like Jesus


19.4 — May 2006

The Sacred Name


19.4 — May 2006

Bottom of the Ninth Assembly

The Recent World Council of Churches Assembly & the End of the Ecumenical Movement


19.4 — May 2006

Peace Pipe Dream

The Right To Be Wrong:
Ending the Culture War over Religion in America
by Kevin Seamus Hasson


19.4 — May 2006

Pale Male

Manliness by Harvey C. Mansfield


19.4 — May 2006

Flighty Plan

Plan B: Further Thoughts On Faith
by Anne Lamott


19.4 — May 2006

Pure King James

The New Cambridge
Paragraph Bible
edited by David Norton


19.4 — May 2006

The Public Bible

The Bible and Its Influence
Cullen Schippe and Chuck Stetson,
general editors


19.4 — May 2006

The Symphonic Bible

Sanctified Vision:
An Introduction to Early Christian Interpretation of the Bible

by John J. O'Keefe and R. R. Reno


19.4 — May 2006

Not Harvard Bound

Some of America’s Most Promising Youth Are Seeking an Even Higher Education


19.4 — May 2006

Liberalism as Religion

The Culture War Is Between Religious Believers on Both Sides


19.4 — May 2006

Divine Light from Kings

Evangelical Ecumenism & the Gospel in the Story of Israel Divided


19.4 — May 2006

Birth Patrol

on the Fears of Those Who Worship the Means but Hate the Ends


19.4 — May 2006

Poor Excuse

on Remembering That Even the Poor Can Go to Hell


19.4 — May 2006

Caedmon’s Edge

on the Fair Advantage of a Medieval Bible Translator


19.4 — May 2006

Tuning Out the OK Chorale

Eric Berne's Games People Play & Thomas A. Harris's I'm OK, You're OK


19.3 — April 2006

John & the Agony


19.3 — April 2006

Membership Ruse

Will Methodist Courts Embrace “Gay” Methodists?


19.3 — April 2006

Is Paris Turning?

Some Unexpected Signs of Christian Vitality in Post-Christian Europe


19.3 — April 2006

Youth Truth

Soul Searching
by Christian Smith,
with Melinda Lundquist Denton


19.3 — April 2006

Woman of the World

The Other Faces of Mary
by Ann Ball


19.3 — April 2006

Nostra Scriptura

Whose Bible Is It? A History of the Scriptures Through the Ages
by Jaroslav Pelikan


19.3 — April 2006

A Philosopher’s Gem

Human Life, Action And Ethics:
Essays By G. E. M. Anscombe
edited by Mary Geach &
Luke Gormally


19.3 — April 2006

The Baptist Headway

America’s Largest Protestant Denomination & the Culture War


19.3 — April 2006

Body & Soul Uplifted

Dante’s Magnificent Vision of the Resurrection of the Flesh


19.3 — April 2006

The Agony of Gethsemane

On the Meaning of Christ’s Prayer & His Obedience in the Garden


19.3 — April 2006

Divine Disaster Plan

on Learning the Difference Between Judgment & Mercy


19.3 — April 2006

The Cane Mutiny

on Why We're Losing the Battle to Teach Kids


19.3 — April 2006

Gangster Disciple

on the Lesson I Remembered About the Gospel


19.3 — April 2006

Death’s Dominion

on the Canadian Fear of the Grim Reaper


19.3 — April 2006

History Rebuffed

Herbert J. Muller's The Uses of the Past


19.3 — April 2006

From Soup To Science


19.3 — April 2006

Our Bad

Pervasive Wickedness & What We Must Say About It


19.2 — March 2006

Water Rescue


19.2 — March 2006

New Kid From the Bloc

Will Ukraine Help to Reorient Post-Christian Europe?


19.2 — March 2006

NCC Exit Poll

Why One Orthodox Church Left the National Council of Churches


19.2 — March 2006

Separated At Birth

Home-Alone America:
The Hidden Toll of Day Care, Behavioral Drugs, and Other Parent Substitutes
by Mary Eberstadt


19.2 — March 2006

The Eyes of Beholders

On Beauty by Zadie Smith


19.2 — March 2006

Union Laborer

That They May All Be One:
The Call To Unity Today
by Walter Kasper


19.2 — March 2006

Lost Shepherd

A Passionate Pilgrim:
A Biography of
Bishop James A. Pike
by David M. Robertson


19.2 — March 2006

New Life Sentence

Charles W. Colson:
A Life Redeemed
by Jonathan Aitken


19.2 — March 2006

Nature’s Book Shelved

Seeing Is Not Always Believing, But There Are Things the Unbeliever Should See


19.2 — March 2006

Terminal Logic

Everyone Is a Person—No One Is “Mere Biological Life”


19.2 — March 2006

The Return of the Suriani

A Visit to a Christian Minority in Turkey That Refuses to Die


19.2 — March 2006

The Martyr’s Cup

The Early Christians Give Us the Signs of the Christian Life: Broken Bread & Lives Poured Out


19.2 — March 2006

Speed Trap

on Not Fixing Boys Who Aren’t Broken


19.2 — March 2006

Austen’s Powers

on the Truths That Mr. Darcy Taught Me About Marital Love


19.2 — March 2006

No More Hims of Praise

on the Contemptible Mutilation of Hymns


19.2 — March 2006

Taking the Tube Underground

on Removing the Television from the Family Hearth


19.2 — March 2006

Weapon of Misinstruction

Paul Ehrlich’s The Population Bomb


19.2 — March 2006

Weapon of Misinstruction

Paul Ehrlich's The Population Bomb


19.2 — March 2006

Virtuous Science


19.1 — January/February 2006

We & Us


19.1 — January/February 2006

How the West Was One

How the Catholic Church Built Western Civilization
By Thomas E. Woods Jr


19.1 — January/February 2006

Rite Light

Turning Towards the Lord
by Uwe Michael Lang


19.1 — January/February 2006

Devil's Food

Biting the Hand that Starves You
by Richard Maisel, David Epston,
and Ali Borden


19.1 — January/February 2006

Wardrobe Accessories

Further Up and Further In
by Bruce Edwards
Inside Narnia
by Devin Brown
A Reader's Guide
Through the Wardrobe
by Leland Ryken
and Marjorie Lamp Mead


19.1 — January/February 2006

Another Man's Treasure

Orthodoxy Revisited
By Robert Lloyd Arnold


19.1 — January/February 2006

What Becomes You

The Soul of the Embryo
by David Albert Jones


19.1 — January/February 2006

The Well-Connected Mother

The Centrality of Motherhood Is Not Just an Idea


19.1 — January/February 2006

A Stone for Shmuel

The Killing We Live With & the Hell We Enjoy


19.1 — January/February 2006

The Family Factors

Lessons from History About the Future of Marriage & Family in the United States


19.1 — January/February 2006

Friends, Foes & Countrymen

on the Problem of Patriotism


19.1 — January/February 2006

A Tale of Two Jesuits

on Why the Media Celebrated One & Ignored the Other


19.1 — January/February 2006

As If We Were to Be Immortal

on Death & Seven of the Last Words of Socrates


19.1 — January/February 2006

December's Child

on the Child Who Was Never Lost


19.1 — January/February 2006

First Comes Marriage

on Why No One Has a Right to a Child


19.1 — January/February 2006

Daze of Our Wives

Betty Friedan’s The Feminine Mystique


19.1 — January/February 2006

Daze of Our Wives

Betty Friedan's The Feminine Mystique


19.1 — January/February 2006

Sinners Together


18.10 — December 2005

Creation & Christ


18.10 — December 2005

Dogma Bites Man

On the New & Biased Research Linking Faith & Social Ills


18.10 — December 2005

A Crucial Unity

The Grim Realities of Ecumenism Today


18.10 — December 2005

Dicey Theodicy

The Problem of Evil and the Problem of God
by D. Z. Phillips


18.10 — December 2005

Social Gospel Apostle

The Kingdom Is
Always but Coming
by Christopher H. Evans


18.10 — December 2005

Irenic Encounters

Three Views on Eastern Orthodoxy and Evangelicalism
edited by James Stamoolis


18.10 — December 2005

Courtly Culture War

Evening In The Palace Of Reason
by James R. Gaines


18.10 — December 2005

Moloch’s Clerics

Sacred Work by Tom Davis


18.10 — December 2005

The Gay Invention

Homosexuality Is a Linguistic as Well as a Moral Error


18.10 — December 2005

Pilgrim Johnson

The Author of the 250-Year-Old Dictionary Was a True Man of the Word


18.10 — December 2005

A Catholic Grief Observed

How the Loss of a Loved One Is an Unexpected Gain


18.10 — December 2005

Just As He Was

on Why Johnny Cash Sang from His Mother’s Hymn Book


18.10 — December 2005

Real Hard Cash

on the Path of the Man in Black


18.10 — December 2005

Interrogatory Prayer

on the Questions We Don’t Ask


18.10 — December 2005

A Mighty Child

on an Apostle’s Encounter with the Son’s Children


18.10 — December 2005

Yes, Aquinas,
There Is a Santa Claus

on a Disputation in the Scholastic Tradition


18.10 — December 2005

Untenured Radical

Ivan Illich's Deschooling Society


18.10 — December 2005

Unadulterated Words

Justly Praising the Great
& the Mediocre


18.9 — November 2005

War & Poetry


18.9 — November 2005

Canada Dry Rot

It’s Not Just Canadian Courts That Are to Blame


18.9 — November 2005

Self-Esteem Scheme

One Nation Under Therapy
by Christina Hoff Sommers
and Sally Satel


18.9 — November 2005

Mommies Anxious

Perfect Madness by Judith Warner


18.9 — November 2005

Infinite Lit

Christ and Apollo
by William F. Lynch


18.9 — November 2005

Whig Wham

Freethinkers by Susan Jacoby


18.9 — November 2005

Reconcilable Differences

What Social Sciences Show About the Complementarity of the Sexes & Parenting


18.9 — November 2005

An Ironic Folly

On the Divine Wisdom of Tilting at Windmills


18.9 — November 2005

Storied Houses

on the Neglected Tales Old Homes Can Tell About the World


18.9 — November 2005

Rebel Without an Issue

on Married Couples Who Won’t Have Children


18.9 — November 2005

Fantasy Islands

on Margaret Mead’s False Paradise


18.9 — November 2005

Mastery's Anger

on the Dogmatic Assurance That Someone Is to Blame


18.9 — November 2005

Near Prophet

Christopher Lasch's The Culture of Narcissism


18.9 — November 2005

Sins & Sensibility


18.9 — November 2005

Pilgrims Giving Thanks

Cherishing the America We Were Not Made For


18.8 — October 2005

Dogmatic Love


18.8 — October 2005

Global Homework Assignment

The UN’s Original Lesson Plan for Families


18.8 — October 2005

Three Square Males

The Compleat Gentleman
by Brad Miner


18.8 — October 2005

The Rights of Reconciliation

The Beloved Community
by Charles Marsh


18.8 — October 2005

Wallis's Bible

God's Politics by Jim Wallis


18.8 — October 2005

Killing Disorders

Perpetration-Induced
Traumatic Stress
by Rachel M. MacNair


18.8 — October 2005

Are We There Yet?

The Kingdom of Christ
by Russell D. Moore


18.8 — October 2005

Vanishing Sea of Faith

European Islam & the Doubtful Future of Christian Europe


18.8 — October 2005

Education & Alienation

What John Henry Newman Could Learn from Wendell Berry


18.8 — October 2005

An Uncertain Certainty

How Screwtape Leads the Postmodern Man to Hell


18.8 — October 2005

Mammon's Mastery

on the Awful Idea of Efficiency


18.8 — October 2005

Killing for Kindness

on the Moral Value of Being Unsympathetic


18.8 — October 2005

Wearing the Cross

on Servant Leadership & other Pastoral Fads


18.8 — October 2005

XXX-Communicated

on Why Pornography Is Not the Sin We Say It Is


18.8 — October 2005

The Path Less Beaten

Jack Kerouac's On the Road


18.8 — October 2005

Irrational Faculties


18.7 — September 2005

Haman's End


18.7 — September 2005

The Empire Strikes Out

Theologians Pit Christ Against Imperial America


18.7 — September 2005

Darwin Takes the Fifth

What Really Happened at the Kansas Evolution Hearings


18.7 — September 2005

Vatican Window

All the Pope’s Men
by John L. Allen, Jr.


18.7 — September 2005

Warrior Bishop

The Atterbury Plot
by Eveline Cruickshanks
and Howard Erskine-Hill


18.7 — September 2005

Mathew's Passion

Father Mathew’s Crusade
by John F. Quinn


18.7 — September 2005

The True Scales of Justice

The First Grace
by Russell Hittinger


18.7 — September 2005

Witchful Thinking

Witchcraft Goes Mainstream
by Brooks Alexander


18.7 — September 2005

Seances & Science

The Lessons of the Spiritualist Challenge to Darwinism


18.7 — September 2005

Pink Campaign

How the Media Made Homosexuality Mainstream


18.7 — September 2005

A Requiem for Friendship

Why Boys Will Not Be Boys & Other Consequences of the Sexual Revolution


18.7 — September 2005

Stem Sell Job

on Why The Christian Century Is Wrong About “Spare” Embryos


18.7 — September 2005

Fair Enough

on Secular Angst About Gifted Students


18.7 — September 2005

Pluralism's Pride

on Why All Religions Can’t Be Equal


18.7 — September 2005

Jordan's Light

on How Jesus Makes You Young Again


18.7 — September 2005

New Manuscript Discovery Shakes Christianity to the Core

on a Third-Century Find That Could Challenge Even The Da Vinci Code


18.7 — September 2005

Urban Bungle

Harvey Cox's The Secular City


18.7 — September 2005

Deep Charity


18.7 — September 2005

Passing on the Right


18.6 — July/August 2005

Tychicus of Asia


18.6 — July/August 2005

The Thick & Thin Man

Walter Brueggemann’s Penumbral Notions & Theatrical Sense


18.6 — July/August 2005

Kamp Korea

The Eye-Opening Truth About North Korea’s Regime


18.6 — July/August 2005

Jesus Loves U.

God on the Quad
by Naomi Schaefer Riley


18.6 — July/August 2005

I Am a Rock

I am Charlotte Simmons
by Tom Wolfe


18.6 — July/August 2005

Triple Date

Christian Courtship in
an Oversexed World
by T. G. Morrow,
Couples in Love
by John R. Waiss,
Ask Me Anything

by J. Budziszewski


18.6 — July/August 2005

Family Offices

Teaching Children to Love Being Sons & Daughters


18.6 — July/August 2005

One Big Ad Campaign

How the Media Try to Separate Your Children from Your Values


18.6 — July/August 2005

The Natural Laws of Sex

What We Lose When We Forget What Sex Is For


18.6 — July/August 2005

Legal Evils

on What Thomas More Might Have Said About Schiavo's Judges


18.6 — July/August 2005

Dolly Baby Boom

on the Vanishing Children of Men


18.6 — July/August 2005

Excluded Middle School

on Why C. S. Lewis Was Right About Chests


18.6 — July/August 2005

Lesson Plan

on Fifteen Principles of Christian Parenting


18.6 — July/August 2005

Generations of Faith

on Giving God Grandchildren


18.6 — July/August 2005

Religious War & Peace


18.6 — July/August 2005

Chest Errors


18.6 — July/August 2005

Pastors Courageous


18.5 — June 2005

Athaliah's Motives


18.5 — June 2005

Islands of Prayer

Solovki by Roy Robson,
Touching Heaven
by John Oliver


18.5 — June 2005

Primacy Time

The Primacy of the Bishop of Rome and the Ecumenical Dialogue
by Adriano Garuti, O.F.M.


18.5 — June 2005

Soft Servants

Patriarchy, Marriage & the Future of Evangelical Christianity


18.5 — June 2005

Deadly Satire, Saving Grace

The Faith & Work of Evelyn Waugh


18.5 — June 2005

Bodies of Evidence

The Real Meaning of Sex Is Right in Front of Our Eyes


18.5 — June 2005

Paper Tiber

How Pope John Paul’s Critics Would Tame the Church of Rome


18.5 — June 2005

Truth in Toronto

on Papal Principles That Undermine Canadian Values


18.5 — June 2005

Vatican Bible School

on What John Paul II Can Teach Evangelicals


18.5 — June 2005

Muddle America

on Why Red & Blue States Are Really Just a Purple Haze


18.5 — June 2005

Service Men

on Men Who Are Not Savages


18.5 — June 2005

Freedom's Fighters

on History’s Greatest Force for Liberty & Justice


18.5 — June 2005

The Pope Is Christian!

on Disappointing Catholic Revisionists


18.5 — June 2005

Papal Bullseye


18.5 — June 2005

A Pope Alive


18.4 — May 2005

A Refuge of Mercy


18.4 — May 2005

Room for Love

An Empty Room
by Talitha Stevenson


18.4 — May 2005

Another Christ or Another Joe?

The Priest Is Not His Own
by Fulton Sheen


18.4 — May 2005

Unservile Catholics

Catholic Intellectuals and the Challenge of Democracy by Jay P. Corrin


18.4 — May 2005

Scot on the Rock?

The Faithful Poetry of Robert Burns


18.4 — May 2005

Peter & Mowgli

A sidebar in Vigen Guroian's “Of Weeds & Fairy Tales”


18.4 — May 2005

Of Weeds & Fairy Tales

The Idylls, Idols & Devils That Corrupt the Moral Imagination


18.4 — May 2005

Still Our Ancient Foe

Why Enmity Is Crucial to Peace


18.4 — May 2005

Where Went the Neighborhood?

On the Neighbors We Have Lost But Desperately Need


18.4 — May 2005

The Absurd Reich

on the Politics of Demonic Nothingness


18.4 — May 2005

Sundays in the Country

on the Surprising Joys of Pastoring a Rural Flock


18.4 — May 2005

Forty Years Wandering

on Moynihan’s Warning & Our Long Failure to Heed It


18.4 — May 2005

Disarming Men

on What to Do When Scott Peterson Sits in Your Pew (and He Will)


18.4 — May 2005

The Winds of History


18.4 — May 2005

Nations in the Balance


18.3 — April 2005

The Resurrection Accounts


18.3 — April 2005

The Young & the Hot-Wired

Planned Parenthood Teaches Teenagers Perversity’s Best Techniques


18.3 — April 2005

Graced Lightning

Honky-Tonk Gospel
by Gene Edward Veith
and Thomas L. Wilmeth


18.3 — April 2005

Drunk & Driven

On Paradise Drive by David Brooks


18.3 — April 2005

Reality . . . What a Concept!

Metaphors We Live By by George Lakoff and Mark Johnson


18.3 — April 2005

Abusing the Fathers

The Windsor Report’s Misleading Appeal to Nicea


18.3 — April 2005

Intimations of Incarnation

The Apologetic Vision of Robert Browning


18.3 — April 2005

A Manna for All Seasons

The Sabbath Challenge to the Petty Gods of Profit


18.3 — April 2005

Gnostic Nonsense

on the Cure for the Common Code


18.3 — April 2005

Book Worms

on Textbook Publishers Who Lie About Islam


18.3 — April 2005

Lions of Succession

on Being a Free Narnian & the Joy of Subordination


18.3 — April 2005

Elusive Unity

on Carl F. H. Henry’s Vision for Evangelicalism


18.3 — April 2005

The Economy of Love


18.3 — April 2005

Freedom & Repentance


18.2 — March 2005

Thinking in Threes


18.2 — March 2005

Mad Court Disease

Canada’s Judicial Virus Will Soon Target Christians


18.2 — March 2005

Greene's True Colors

The Life of Graham Greene
by Norman Sherry


18.2 — March 2005

The Ties That Bend

Divorcing Marriage
edited by Daniel Cere
and Douglas Farrow


18.2 — March 2005

Let Live or Make Die?

Terri Schiavo, Christopher Reeve & the Right Not to Be Killed


18.2 — March 2005

The Christian Novelty

What Homer Could Not See, & Jane Austen Could


18.2 — March 2005

Long Shadows of Eden

On Conservatism as Vexation, Vanity & Near Impossibility


18.2 — March 2005

Life in the Fast Lane

How to Fight for the Body While Forgetting About Ourselves


18.2 — March 2005

Fallen Tortes & Vicars

on Canada’s Legal & Clerical Trials


18.2 — March 2005

St. Prok's Gospel

on Alfred Kinsey’s Good News


18.2 — March 2005

Comic Belief

on the Far Side of Heaven & Hell


18.2 — March 2005

Dog-Eared Pursuits

on the Importance of Not Reading


18.2 — March 2005

The Power of Joan


18.2 — March 2005

Gifts of the Womb


18.1 — January/February 2005

Abimelech in Love


18.1 — January/February 2005

Bob’s Hope

Post-Election, NCC Leader Reaches Out to the Left Behind


18.1 — January/February 2005

The Idea of Kirk

Russell Kirk and
the Age of Ideology
by W. Wesley McDonald


18.1 — January/February 2005

Onan’s Onus

A sidebar in W. Bradford Wilcox’s “The Facts of Life & Marriage”


18.1 — January/February 2005

Rush to Alter

How Homosexuals Benefit from the Devolution of Marriage


18.1 — January/February 2005

Five Rings & a Wedding

Marriage & the Concentric Communities That Surround It


18.1 — January/February 2005

Desperate Steps for Wives

on Television Wives & Suburban Choices


18.1 — January/February 2005

Novel Bioethics

on How a Book Taught Her to Reimagine Sex


18.1 — January/February 2005

Triple Bypass

on Rhetorical Evasions of the Pro-Life Imperative


18.1 — January/February 2005

The Child Not Taken

on Aborting the Conscience Through Choice


18.1 — January/February 2005

Who Made Thee?

on Telling People Who They Really Are


18.1 — January/February 2005

Empty Spaces of the Word


18.1 — January/February 2005

Home Invasion


18.1 — January/February 2005

California Dreaming


17.10 — December 2004

The Heart’s Guarantee


17.10 — December 2004

Speaking Out Down Under

Divided Christians in Australia Are Engaged in a Culture War of Their Own


17.10 — December 2004

A Mind in Full

Total Truth by Nancy Pearcey


17.10 — December 2004

Mystical Modernity

The Making of
the New Spirituality
by James A. Herrick


17.10 — December 2004

What About Charles Williams?

The Secret of the Enigmatic Inkling Revealed


17.10 — December 2004

Food & Drink for the Least of These

The Pope Speaks Up for Those on Medical Death Row


17.10 — December 2004

Emmanuel Is with Us

A Sidebar in Addison H. Hart’s “The Divine Divider”


17.10 — December 2004

The Divine Divider

Judgment & the Meaning of “Emmanuel” in Matthew’s Gospel


17.10 — December 2004

The Holiness of Unknowing


17.10 — December 2004

Meet Your Mocker

on Ridicule, Rebuke & Responsibility


17.10 — December 2004

Liberté! Egalité! Académie!

on the Recovery of Academic Freedom


17.10 — December 2004

The Bookish Virtues

on Public-School Character Education


17.10 — December 2004

Ritual Correctness

on Enduring Liturgical Experts


17.10 — December 2004

Casualties of the Drug Lords


17.10 — December 2004

Green Hornets’ Nest


17.9 — November 2004

Egypt & Israel


17.9 — November 2004

Parker’s Back?

PCUSA’s Renewal Leader Fights Ministry Invalidation


17.9 — November 2004

Saving St. Cyril

Saint Cyril of Alexandria
and the Christological Controversy
by John McGuckin


17.9 — November 2004

Willful Deceit

Why I Am a Catholic
by Garry Wills


17.9 — November 2004

Right Worship

A Better Way by Michael Horton


17.9 — November 2004

Under Western Eyes

Eastern Orthodox Christianity
by Daniel B. Clendenin


17.9 — November 2004

Ecumenical Councils of War

The Virtue of War: Reclaiming the Classic Christian Traditions East and West


17.9 — November 2004

A Grief Observed

On Being a Living Priest in a Dying Church in Sweden


17.9 — November 2004

The Glorious Dying of the Son

The Gospel of Luke & Jesus’ Noble Death


17.9 — November 2004

Springs Eternal


17.9 — November 2004

Death by Legal Injunction

on the Price of Privileging AIDS


17.9 — November 2004

The Critical Adjustment

on Pleasing the Lord in Worship


17.9 — November 2004

Free Press & Pulpit

on the First Amendment


17.9 — November 2004

Right Alliances

on Our Ecumenical Touchstone


17.9 — November 2004

Paper Popes


17.8 — October 2004

Esther & the Hidden God


17.8 — October 2004

Graceless Body Broken?

Rowan Williams Struggles to Save the Anglican Communion


17.8 — October 2004

Intriguing Lessons

Elizabeth Costello by J. M. Coetzee


17.8 — October 2004

Radiant Art

The Uncreated Light
by Solrunn Nes


17.8 — October 2004

The Lovely Dragon of Choice

The Freedom Not to Be Free


17.8 — October 2004

Swift Prophet

The Christian Meaning of Gulliver’s Travels


17.8 — October 2004

High Courts & Misdemeanors

Lochnerizing Courts & the Abolition of Marriage


17.8 — October 2004

Roundtable with a President


17.8 — October 2004

Show Us!

on What ?Personally Opposed? Politicians Need to Do


17.8 — October 2004

Hope of the Hopeless

on Tragedy & the Life of David Reimer


17.8 — October 2004

Jump Into Bed-Time Stories

on the New Young-Adult Literature


17.8 — October 2004

Three-Fold Chords

on the Trinity in Bach


17.8 — October 2004

Overestimating AIDS


17.8 — October 2004

Unimposing Kerry


17.8 — October 2004

First Things First


17.7 — September 2004

The Newborn Moses


17.7 — September 2004

Light from the Dark Continent

Africans’ Orthodoxy Steadies United Methodist Church


17.7 — September 2004

Loose Canon

The Shape of Sola Scriptura
by Keith A. Mathison


17.7 — September 2004

Return to Beauty

The Beauty of the Infinite
by David Bentley Hart


17.7 — September 2004

Reorganizing Religion

Why the Church Bureaucracies Have to Go


17.7 — September 2004

Choosing Our Own Destiny

George MacDonald & C. S. Lewis on Rights, Duties, Heaven & Hell


17.7 — September 2004

The Inexpressible Apocalypse

Maybe St. John Did, After All, Write the Final Word


17.7 — September 2004

Like a Virgin?


17.7 — September 2004

Miraculous Daily Planet

on G. K. Chesterton’s Take on Newspapers & Truth


17.7 — September 2004

Godly Eros

on Christian Love in Marriage


17.7 — September 2004

Decomposition 101

on Indoctrination Through “Sharing”


17.7 — September 2004

The Objections of Conscience

on Civil Disobedience


17.7 — September 2004

Literary Revelation


17.7 — September 2004

War Up Close & Personal


17.7 — September 2004

Faith-Based Restrictions


17.6 — July/August 2004

Covenant & Remembrance


17.6 — July/August 2004

Jihad & Genocide

Sudan’s Islamic Government & Its Christian Citizens


17.6 — July/August 2004

Darwin Under Fire

By Design by Larry Witham
Science and Evidence for
Design in the Universe
by Michael J. Behe, William A. Dembski, and Stephen C. Meyer
and 9 others


17.6 — July/August 2004

The Measure of Design

A Conversation About the Past, Present & Future of Darwinism & Design


17.6 — July/August 2004

Winning by Design

How ID Advocates Can Effectively Respond to the Growing Backlash


17.6 — July/August 2004

Reality & Reluctant Science

Old Science Confronts a Formidable Challenge in the Scientific ID Movement


17.6 — July/August 2004

Science & Wisdom

A Sidebar in Edward Sisson's "Darwin or Lose"


17.6 — July/August 2004

Darwin or Lose

Evolution's Defense Attorneys Are Intent on Winning--Even If They're Wrong


17.6 — July/August 2004

Eugenocide

Darwinism & the Rise of German Eugenics


17.6 — July/August 2004

Pi in the Sky

A Sidebar in Jonathan Witt's "The Gods Must Be Tidy"


17.6 — July/August 2004

The Gods Must Be Tidy!

Is the Cosmos a Work of Poor Engineering or the Gift of an Artistic Designer?


17.6 — July/August 2004

Reading the Stars

on a Father Who Makes a Cosmos for His Children


17.6 — July/August 2004

Dim Lights

on Elite Faith in Naturalism


17.6 — July/August 2004

I Believe Not

on the Unreasonable Faith of Skeptics


17.6 — July/August 2004

The Real News from Lake Wobegon

on Charity, Conversation & Celebration


17.6 — July/August 2004

Bad Books for Kids

on a Book That Says More Than It Intends


17.6 — July/August 2004

Taking the Cake


17.6 — July/August 2004

Knockoff Religion


17.6 — July/August 2004

Reversing the Charges


17.5 — June 2004

Calculating Delilah


17.5 — June 2004

Baptist World Annoyance

For Unity’s Sake, Southern Baptists Separate from World Alliance


17.5 — June 2004

This Old Kirk

Off the Sand Road,
What Shadows We Pursue
by Russell Kirk


17.5 — June 2004

Old Landmarks

The Church and the Land
by Fr. Vincent McNabb,
Flee to the Fields


17.5 — June 2004

The Ecumenical Moloch

The Latest Assault on the Unborn in the Name of the World’s Religions


17.5 — June 2004

A Sensible Growth in God

How to Make True Progress According to St. Athanasius


17.5 — June 2004

Witnesses of the Passion

The Early Church’s Martyrs—A Tough but Necessary Act to Follow


17.5 — June 2004

Life Talk

on the Words Pro-Lifers Ought to Use


17.5 — June 2004

As Bad As We Get

on Homosexuality as a Sign of Ultimate Corruption


17.5 — June 2004

Pass-Fail 101

on Three Ways to Make or Break a Christian College


17.5 — June 2004

Of Pandas & Men

on Darwinisn & Why We Let the Pandas Live


17.5 — June 2004

Servants of the Day


17.4 — May 2004

Disunion of Utrecht

Old Catholics Fall Out over New Doctrines


17.4 — May 2004

Churchly Shadows & Substance

Deconstructing Evangelicalism,
Recovering Mother Kirk
by D. G. Hart


17.4 — May 2004

An American in Paradise

Journey Back to Eden
by Mark Gruber, O.S.B.


17.4 — May 2004

Salt of the Empire

The Role of the Christian Family in Evangelization


17.4 — May 2004

A Geography of Kind

The Preservation of Landscapes & the Beauty of the Sexes


17.4 — May 2004

Supreme Modernism

A sidebar in James Hitchcock’s “Superemely Modern Liberals”


17.4 — May 2004

Supremely Modern Liberals

The Unhappy & Abusive Marriage of Liberalism & Modernism


17.4 — May 2004

Nothing Is Sinful


17.4 — May 2004

Cambodian Call

Writes a Journalist Who Thinks Missionaries Should Leave


17.4 — May 2004

Please Me, O Lord

on the Roots of Romantic Worship


17.4 — May 2004

I Did It

on the Passion & Death of Christ


17.4 — May 2004

Grand Canyon Mystery Tour


17.4 — May 2004

Caesar & Conscience


17.3 — April 2004

Hidden in Christ


17.3 — April 2004

Stem-Cell Options

A Report from the President’s Council on Bioethics


17.3 — April 2004

World-Class Bully

The World Council of Churches Takes On a Superpower


17.3 — April 2004

Dante’s New Guide

Inferno & Purgatory
by Dante Alighieri,
edited and translated
by Anthony Esolen


17.3 — April 2004

Fantastic Saga

Blood and Judgment
by Lars Walker


17.3 — April 2004

Biblical Fathers

The Spirit of Early
Christian Thought
by Robert Louis Wilken


17.3 — April 2004

Today in Our Hearing

The Living Voice of Jesus in the Gospel of Luke


17.3 — April 2004

Between Heaven & Earth

C. S. Lewis on Asceticism & Holiness


17.3 — April 2004

Boethius?s Complaint

Can the Christian Find Consolation Without Christ?


17.3 — April 2004

The Lost Art of Mercy


17.3 — April 2004

Choice Superstition

on Abortion Rhetoric & Common Sense


17.3 — April 2004

Contra Spontaneity

on Christian Ritual


17.3 — April 2004

Credible Marriages

on the Christian Destruction of Marriage


17.3 — April 2004

Phil’s Shadow

on the Lessons of Groundhog Day


17.3 — April 2004

Europe Passé

When the World Sets the Agenda for the Church


17.2 — March 2004

Gentle Jesus


17.2 — March 2004

Blinded by Science

The Sense of Being Stared At
by Rupert Sheldrake


17.2 — March 2004

Grayish Markets

Wealth, Poverty & Human Destiny
edited by Doug Bandow
and David L. Schindler


17.2 — March 2004

Clément’s Reply to Rome

You Are Peter by Olivier Clment


17.2 — March 2004

The French Model

The Threat of France’s Anti-Sect Laws to Religious Liberty in Europe & Beyond


17.2 — March 2004

The Signified Man

Ordination & the Shape of the Pastoral Office


17.2 — March 2004

The Unchosen Frozen

Second Thoughts on Biotechnology & In Vitro Fertilization


17.2 — March 2004

The Passing of Richard Roe

A Primer for Effective Evangelism


17.2 — March 2004

Breaking Teeth


17.2 — March 2004

The Dust of Adam

on the Rite of Ash Wednesday


17.2 — March 2004

The Gay Divorce

on the Real Robinson Affair


17.2 — March 2004

Shooting the Rapids

on Manhood in the Making


17.2 — March 2004

Complicated Consciences

on Women & Morals in Pre-Code Films


17.2 — March 2004

The Galileo Syndrome


17.2 — March 2004

Just Stewards


17.2 — March 2004

Hanging On


17.1 — January/February 2004

The Fall & Rise of David


17.1 — January/February 2004

Remaking Humanity

A Conference on Biotech Challenges for the Church


17.1 — January/February 2004

The Bishop?s Progress

Brahmin Prophet by Gillis J. Harp


17.1 — January/February 2004

Choice Words

A Critique of the New Pro-Life Rhetoric


17.1 — January/February 2004

Between Icon & Idol

Harry Potter & Imagination's Symbolic Life


17.1 — January/February 2004

The Shape of Evil & the Power of Hope

Fantasy Literature & the Dark Reality of Original Sin


17.1 — January/February 2004

Great Escapes & Lesser Stories

The Alternative Worlds of C. S. Lewis, Aldous Huxley & George Orwell


17.1 — January/February 2004

Earthly Cares


17.1 — January/February 2004

My Big Fat Greek Anointing

on Convert Idealism


17.1 — January/February 2004

The End of Sex As We Know It

on the Implications of Cloning


17.1 — January/February 2004

The Delightful Secrets of Sex

on Fertility & Contraception


17.1 — January/February 2004

Her Mother's Glory

on the Hardest of Abortion Cases


17.1 — January/February 2004

Anglican Pravda

on Mainline Propaganda


17.1 — January/February 2004

The Very Idea of Abortion


17.1 — January/February 2004

Muslims & Human Rights


16.10 — December 2003

The Stoning of Stephen


16.10 — December 2003

The Very Last Straw?

Conservative Episcopalians Rally in Texas


16.10 — December 2003

A New Christian Everyman

The Hidden Key to Harry Potter
by John Granger


16.10 — December 2003

A Brightly Burning Christian

God and the World
by Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger


16.10 — December 2003

Years the Locusts Have Eaten

Malcolm Muggeridge’s Chronicles of Wasted Time as an Apology of Love


16.10 — December 2003

Vanity Fair’s Thanatos Syndrome

Malcolm Muggeridge, Modern Capitalism & the Culture of Death


16.10 — December 2003

Seeing Thro’ the Eye

The Prophetic Legacy of Malcolm Muggeridge


16.10 — December 2003

What the World Needs Always

on Levity, Guilt & Forgiveness


16.10 — December 2003

Speechless in New England

on Breakfasting with Cultural Antagonists


16.10 — December 2003

Dead Kids on the Block

on the Wages of Vice


16.10 — December 2003

Fantasy Faith

on the Resurgence of Gnosticism


16.10 — December 2003

Calculating Christmas

on the Story Behind December 25


16.10 — December 2003

Mothballed Science


16.10 — December 2003

Ecumenical Exclusion


16.9 — November 2003

The Laughter of Isaac


16.9 — November 2003

Declining Spirits

The Self-Inflicted Wounds of the Anglican Church


16.9 — November 2003

Episcopal Road to Nowhere

ECUSA’s “Gay” Bishop Is Not Christianity’s Future


16.9 — November 2003

Wayfaring Between Two Infinities

The Life You Save
May Be Your Own
by Paul Elie


16.9 — November 2003

The Alchemist’s Tale

Harry Potter & the Alchemical Tradition in English Literature


16.9 — November 2003

Between Pacifism & Jihad

The Just-War Tradition Today


16.9 — November 2003

Not So Quiet on the Eastern Front

Orthodox Christians & the Iraqi War


16.9 — November 2003

Defining Marriage Down

on the Strategy of “Gay” Activists for “Gay Marriage”


16.9 — November 2003

NRISEV Update

presents: The Preface to the New Revised International Standard English Version


16.9 — November 2003

Supermen & Virtues

on the Appeal & Value of Superheroes


16.9 — November 2003

The Surprising Trouble with Harry

on Harry Potter & Public-School Moral Education


16.9 — November 2003

The Evangelical & the Academy


16.9 — November 2003

Christians & the Fog of War


16.8 — October 2003

Abraham’s Servant


16.8 — October 2003

Untangling the Webs

What We Can?t Not Know
by J. Budziszewski


16.8 — October 2003

Variations on James

The Varieties of Religion Today
by Charles Taylor


16.8 — October 2003

Reforming the Evangelical Conscience

The Unformed Conscience
of Evangelicalism
by J. Daryl Charles


16.8 — October 2003

Paradise Denied

Philip Pullman & the Uses & Abuses of Enchantment


16.8 — October 2003

Huxley’s Mirror

The Future of Man in the Brave New World


16.8 — October 2003

Rest for Our Souls

Confession in an Age of Self-Esteem


16.8 — October 2003

Canadian Infidelity

on Courts, Churches & “Gay Marriage”


16.8 — October 2003

The Wages of Reading

on the Literature of Saints & Sinners


16.8 — October 2003

What Sports Illustrate

on the Obvious Truth About Young Men & Religion


16.8 — October 2003

Homer, Sex & Bungee Jumping

on the Lost World of Courage


16.8 — October 2003

The African Cross-Bearers

on the Martyrs of Uganda


16.8 — October 2003

The African Century?


16.8 — October 2003

Homosexual Inroads


16.7 — September 2003

Nathan?s Messianic Prophecy


16.7 — September 2003

Half-Hearted

Habits of the High-Tech Heart
by Quentin J. Schultze


16.7 — September 2003

Recovering Rational Science

Collective Electrodynamics
by Carver A. Mead


16.7 — September 2003

Deadly Choice

Abortion as a War Against Women


16.7 — September 2003

The Furies of Conscience

Denial & the Wages of Sin


16.7 — September 2003

The Nightmares of Choice

The Psychological Effects of Performing Abortions


16.7 — September 2003

Infants & Civil Rights

on the Born-Alive Infants Protection Act


16.7 — September 2003

Cruciform Education

on College & the Gospel


16.7 — September 2003

Sunday Guests

on Eucharist, Edification & Evangelization


16.7 — September 2003

Seriously Seeking Mysteries

on Seekers, Liturgy & Baseball


16.7 — September 2003

Abusing a Voice of Reason


16.7 — September 2003

Dissent as Orthodoxy


16.6 — July/August 2003

Rational Beasts

Dominion by Matthew Scully


16.6 — July/August 2003

The Unnatural in Pursuit of the Unreal

A Defense of Abortion
by David Boonin


16.6 — July/August 2003

Unity, Truth & Christian Identity

In One Body Through the Cross
edited by Carl E. Braaten and
Robert W. Jenson


16.6 — July/August 2003

Communion & Division

The Structure of Knowledge


16.6 — July/August 2003

Standing with Christ

A Response to R. Albert Mohler, Jr.


16.6 — July/August 2003

Standing Together, Standing Apart

Cultural Co-belligerence Without Theological Compromise


16.6 — July/August 2003

The Paradox of Enemies & Allies

A Response to Timothy George


16.6 — July/August 2003

The Unity of Faith

Evangelicalism & "Mere Christianity"


16.6 — July/August 2003

The Emergent Ecumenism

A Response to Robert P. George


16.6 — July/August 2003

The Divisions We Must Sustain

Cultural Division & Christian Unity


16.6 — July/August 2003

Turning Our Hearts to the Cross

A Response to Metropolitan Maximos


16.6 — July/August 2003

Turning Our Hearts to the Fathers

The Orthodox Church & Christian Unity


16.6 — July/August 2003

A Realistic Alliance

A Response to Richard John Neuhaus


16.6 — July/August 2003

"That They May Be One"

Prospects for Unity in the Twenty-First Century


16.6 — July/August 2003

No Dread of the Undead

on Virtues & Vampires


16.6 — July/August 2003

The Cross & the Swastika

on Christianity & Anti-Semitism


16.6 — July/August 2003

The Last Prophet

on Alexander Solzhenitsyn


16.6 — July/August 2003

Mall Christianity

on Seeker Sensitivity & Cultural Captivity


16.6 — July/August 2003

Uncle Tom's Victory


16.6 — July/August 2003

"First, Do No Harm"


16.6 — July/August 2003

Episcopal Duties


16.5 — June 2003

Jesus, Paul & Socrates

Smiling Through the
Cultural Catastrophe
by Jeffrey Hart


16.5 — June 2003

A Fugue of Death

Kaddish for a Child Not Born
by Imre Kertesz


16.5 — June 2003

Orthodox Twenty-Somethings

The New Faithful
by Colleen Carroll
The Younger Evangelicals
by
Robert E. Webber


16.5 — June 2003

The Conservative Convert

The Life & Faith of Russell Kirk


16.5 — June 2003

The Holy Fool as Bohemian Tory

The Wise Faith of Russell Kirk


16.5 — June 2003

Sacred Pedagogy

How & What We Learn About God from the Family


16.5 — June 2003

The Truth About Men & Church

on the Importance of Fathers to Churchgoing


16.5 — June 2003

The Austere Offices of Manhood

on the Labors of Christian Fathers


16.5 — June 2003

Father’s Day in Court

on Paternity Suit Misfits


16.5 — June 2003

Being Forgotten

on Male Vanity


16.5 — June 2003

Naples & New Towns


16.5 — June 2003

Practical Atheism


16.5 — June 2003

American Reservists


16.4 — May 2003

Culture Shock


16.4 — May 2003

The Gay Embrace

Mainliners Stymied on the Matter of Homosexuality


16.4 — May 2003

Whence the Evangelical Mind?

America?s God by Mark A. Noll


16.4 — May 2003

The Courage to Be Christian

The Courage to Be Catholic
by George Weigel


16.4 — May 2003

Medieval Nights

Night in the Middle Ages
by Jean Verdon


16.4 — May 2003

Common Sense

Chesterton & the Aristotelian Tradition


16.4 — May 2003

A Farewell to Hamra

Beirut 2001: The Year in Pixels


16.4 — May 2003

The First Commandment


16.4 — May 2003

Back to Nicaea?

on Turning the Presbyterian Church, USA, Toward Home


16.4 — May 2003

Soldiers on the Home Front

on the Vocation of Motherhood


16.4 — May 2003

The Trouble with Weddings

on Symbols & Substance


16.4 — May 2003

Fallen Images

on Sin & Psychology


16.4 — May 2003

Ya Gotta Believe!


16.4 — May 2003

Ready for the Apocalypse


16.4 — May 2003

A Fundamental Clash


16.3 — April 2003

An Honored Prophet

Stanley Hauerwas: ?America?s Best Theologian?


16.3 — April 2003

Lewis in Wartime

C. S. Lewis at the BBC
by Justin Phillips


16.3 — April 2003

The Problem of War

C. S. Lewis on Pacifism, War & the Christian Warrior


16.3 — April 2003

The Not-So-Good Samaritans

Aristotle, the Preservation of Families & the Duties of the State


16.3 — April 2003

Religious Leftovers

How the National Council of Churches Lives Off the Agenda of the Democratic Party


16.3 — April 2003

Cutting the Cord

A Jesuit Says Goodbye to the Abortion Party


16.3 — April 2003

Political Orphans

How the Democratic Party Left Traditional Believers Behind


16.3 — April 2003

The Good of Religion

What the Facts Show About Religion, Marriage & Society


16.3 — April 2003

The Godless Party

Media Bias & Blindness?And the Big Story They Missed


16.3 — April 2003

Jonathan, Loyal & Brave


16.3 — April 2003

The Problem with St. Skip

on True Humility


16.3 — April 2003

Requiem for the Comic Book

on the Debasing of Boyhood Innocence


16.3 — April 2003

Why They Hated Pinocchio

on Real versus Disney Children


16.3 — April 2003

Looking for Mrs. Miniver

on Clerical Pacifism


16.3 — April 2003

When Jesus Says the Wrong Thing

on Qualifying Christian Language


16.3 — April 2003

Choosing Truth or Power


16.3 — April 2003

Voting as Christians


16.2 — March 2003

Unmoored Sticks


16.2 — March 2003

Vietnam Protest

Is There Really Religious Liberty in Communist Vietnam?


16.2 — March 2003

Good Without God?

The Art of Life
by John Kekes


16.2 — March 2003

Indeterminate Historian

At the End of an Age
by John Lukacs


16.2 — March 2003

Swedes Adrift

The Plight of Conservatives in the Church of Sweden


16.2 — March 2003

The Apostolic Epic

The Aeneid & the Acts of the Apostles


16.2 — March 2003

Lenten Repentance


16.2 — March 2003

The Canterbury Trial

on Rowan Williams & Evangelicals


16.2 — March 2003

A Rash of Posters

on Living in Disgrace


16.2 — March 2003

Neanderthals Aren’t Cool

on the “Gender Issue”


16.2 — March 2003

Speaking of Enemies

on Good Men & Bad Opinions


16.2 — March 2003

Lessons & Carols

on Finding Hope in Difficult Times


16.2 — March 2003

Scouts & God


16.2 — March 2003

Stop the Cloning


16.1 — January/February 2003

Depopulation & Destiny

A Question of Numbers,
The Death of the West,
The New Christendom,
& World Population Prospects


16.1 — January/February 2003

Healing the Pain

Forbidden Grief
by Theresa Burke, Ph.D.,
with David Reardon, Ph.D.


16.1 — January/February 2003

Children of a Better God

A Reply to “Is God Masculine?”


16.1 — January/February 2003

Is God Masculine?

Orthodoxy versus Traditionalism


16.1 — January/February 2003

This Great Stage of Fools

Christian Orthodoxy in Shakespeare’s King Lear


16.1 — January/February 2003

Human Life on Ice

Biotechnology, Human Dignity & the Teaching of the Church


16.1 — January/February 2003

Choosing Love & Making Life

Sex, Love, Marriage & the Culture of Death


16.1 — January/February 2003

The Prayers of Hannah


16.1 — January/February 2003

Parting with Our Bodies

on the Harvesting of Organs


16.1 — January/February 2003

Everything Personal

on Children Born of Rape or Incest


16.1 — January/February 2003

The Imperatives of Ignorance

on Personhood & the Human Embryo


16.1 — January/February 2003

Unsafe, Deadly & Legal

on Abortion 30 Years After Roe v. Wade


16.1 — January/February 2003

Nice Killers

on Respect for Abortionists


16.1 — January/February 2003

Man Is a Wolf to Man


16.1 — January/February 2003

A Step Forward in Ohio


16.1 — January/February 2003

The Roots of Roe v. Wade


15.10 — December 2002

A Dangerous Book

A Third Testament
by Malcolm Muggeridge


15.10 — December 2002

Restoring the Family

There?s No Place Like Work
by Brian C. Robertson


15.10 — December 2002

Church Ugly

Ugly As Sin
by Michael S. Rose
& Reconquering Sacred Space 2000


15.10 — December 2002

A Stunted Ecclesiology?

The Theory & Practice of Evangelical Churchliness


15.10 — December 2002

The Mythic Christ

Frazer’s Dying God in C. S. Lewis’s Till We Have Faces


15.10 — December 2002

An Inconclusive Replay

Is There Conclusive Evidence for Women’s Ordination?


15.10 — December 2002

Most Excellent Theophilus


15.10 — December 2002

The Heirs of Galileo

on Evolution & Reasonable Science


15.10 — December 2002

The Bible as Metaphor

on Nuancing the Scriptures for Modern Man


15.10 — December 2002

The Bridge of San Teodoro

on East Meeting West in Rome, Part II


15.10 — December 2002

East Meets West in Rome

on an Ecumenical Experiment


15.10 — December 2002

Cubist Scripture


15.10 — December 2002

How Much Does It Cost?


15.10 — December 2002

Years of the Locust


15.9 — November 2002

Uncompassionate Conservatism


15.9 — November 2002

Poking Fun at Islam

The Flying Inn
by G. K. Chesterton


15.9 — November 2002

Imagination & the Health of the Soul

Imagination and the Arts
in C. S. Lewis
by Peter J. Schakel


15.9 — November 2002

Reason’s Culture, Life’s Defense

The Clash of Orthodoxies
by Robert P. George


15.9 — November 2002

Saving Cindy

A Psychiatrist Looks at Cults & Their Victims


15.9 — November 2002

Can Jesus Save Islam?

The Promising Effects of Christ on Other Cultures


15.9 — November 2002

The Oneida Experiment

What We Have Discovered About Not-So-Free Love


15.9 — November 2002

The Widow in the Temple


15.9 — November 2002

Crossing the Nuremberg Line

on Cloning & Human Dignity


15.9 — November 2002

Sacred Teepees

on Modern Church Architecture


15.9 — November 2002

The Ragged Figure

on the 50th Anniversary of Flannery O’Connor’s Wise Blood


15.9 — November 2002

The Snob’s Dogma

on Modernizing the Gospels


15.9 — November 2002

The Comforting Doctrine of Hell


15.8 — October 2002

Classical Decline

Climbing Parnassus
by Tracy Lee Simmons


15.8 — October 2002

A Cautionary Tale

The Voices of Morebath
by Eamon Duffy


15.8 — October 2002

Episcopal Oversights

The Crisis in the Catholic Church Extends Far Beyond Sex Scandals


15.8 — October 2002

Waging Peace

War, Christianity & the Divine Order


15.8 — October 2002

The Subversion of Middle-Earth

Tolkien’s Symphony of Virtue Meets Hollywood


15.8 — October 2002

Judah & His Brothers


15.8 — October 2002

Just Visiting Ourselves

on the Careless Solemnity of a Hollywood Remake


15.8 — October 2002

Shakers Without Salt

on the Loss of Religious Charisms


15.8 — October 2002

Imagining New Cheese

on a Psychology for Utopia


15.8 — October 2002

St. Paul the Eccentric

on Those Who Would Separate Jesus from St. Paul


15.8 — October 2002

Ethics in a Vacuum


15.8 — October 2002

Exploiting the Abused


15.7 — September 2002

Again & Again


15.7 — September 2002

Priests, Passion & Power

The Dynamics of Celibacy & Homosexuality in the Catholic Church


15.7 — September 2002

A Vigil for McVeigh

My Night Among the Protesters at an Execution


15.7 — September 2002

A Papal Remedy

Capital Punishment, the Demise of Natural Law & John Paul II


15.7 — September 2002

Capital Crime & Punishment

Reflections on Violating Human Sanctity


15.7 — September 2002

The Crime of Punishment

Capital Punishment & Cultural Change in American Life


15.7 — September 2002

The Sign of Jonah


15.7 — September 2002

Our Not-So-Glorious Selves

on the Crises of the American Catholic Church


15.7 — September 2002

An Unlikely Window on the Medieval Church

on Reforming the Reformed